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Fire Science: Fire: Fire Prevention Principles

(F42) Certificate

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.

Estimated Program Cost

The following figures are based on 2016-17 tuition and fee rates and the course fees in the Class Schedule for the required number 3 credit hours.

In-DistrictOut-of-DistrictOut-of-State
Tuition $333.00 $960.00 $1,041.00
Fees $43.00 $43.00 $43.00
Course Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Total Tuition and Fees $376.00 $1,003.00 $1,084.00