This unique and informative course will provide qualified journeyman electricians with the knowledge necessary to work on fire alarm systems. The ESTS Fire Alarm I Course is designed for experienced electricians, such as those specializing in fire alarm systems and limited energy. Taking the course in conjunction with NFPA 72 will prepare installers to sit for NICET certification.
- Basic functions of Fire Alarm systems
- Types of Fire Alarm systems
- Fire Alarm Control Systems
- Fire Alarm Control Units
- Initiation Devices
- Notification Devices
- Fire Alarm Circuits & Pathways
- Supervising Station Alarm systems
- Fire Alarm systems –Inspection, testing and maintenance
- False Alarm Prevention
- Circuit Testing & Lab
- Emergency Communication systems
IEC Chesapeake focuses on Green Jobs in Solar Energy, Apprenticeships, Continuing Education, Certifications for Electricians, those looking to further a career or those looking towards the future. IEC is a trade association representing 3,000 electrical contractors in 60 chapters across the U.S. IEC Chesapeake has more than 150 members throughout Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and District of Columbia.