The Fire Prevention Principles certificate covers the areas of fire inspection, investigation, and public education. Topics include: laws, codes, and ordinances, life safety code applications, building construction, occupancy, inspection techniques, installed systems and water supply. Fire investigation concentrates on first responder support of the investigation process.
Program Contacts at Sauk Valley Community College
Academic Advising, 815/835-6354;
Jeffrey Newbury, Assistant Professor of Fire Science, 815/835-6269.