Sauk Valley Community College

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(F42) Fire Science: Fire Prevention Principles

College Catalog - F42

Program Description

(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
Jeff Bryant, Sr. Administration Coordinator, 815/994-6184 or info@illinioisfirestore.com;
Counseling Office, 815/835-6354.

Estimated Program Cost

The following figures are based on current tuition and fee rates and estimated per-credit-hour cost of attendance for the required number 3 credit hours.

In-DistrictOut-of-DistrictOut-of-State
Tuition and Fees $384.00 $933.00 $1,011.00
Course Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Room and Board $3,375.00 $3,375.00 $3,375.00
Books and Supplies $247.98 $247.98 $247.98
Total $4,006.98 $4,555.98 $4,633.98