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Hydraulics & Water Dist

Course Course Title Class Lab/ Shop Clinical/ Co-op Credit
FIP 232 Hydraulics & Water Dist 2 2 0 3
Prerequisites: MAT 115 or MAT 120 or MAT 121 or MAT 140 or MAT 151 or MAT 161 and MAT 171 or MAT 175
Corequisites: None
Effective Term: Spring 2008

This course covers the flow of fluids through fire hoses, nozzles, appliances, pumps, standpipes, water mains, and other devices. Emphasis is placed on supply and delivery systems, fire flow testing, hydraulic calculations, and other related topics. Upon completion, students should be able to perform hydraulic calculations, conduct water availability tests, and demonstrate knowledge of water distribution systems.