Spring 2010 Class Schedule (FLC)



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FT 300    Fire Protection Organization    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to fire protection, career opportunities and related fire service fields. Topics include philosophy and history of fire protection, fire loss analysis, organization and function of public and private fire protection services, and fire departments as part of the local government. Additional topics include laws and regulations affecting the fire service, fire service nomenclature, specific fire protection functions, and basic fire chemistry and physics. This course is an introduction to fire strategy and tactics, and fire protection systems.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LEC M.Sanford            FLC MAIN FL1 104         18413 
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FT 304    Fire Behavior and Combustion    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: FT 300
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides the theories and fundamentals of how and why fires start, spread and are controlled. Topics include an in-depth study of fire chemistry and physics, fire characteristics of materials, extinguishing agents, and fire control techniques.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
M         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC L.Sperber            El Dorado EDC A105       31972 
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FT 498    Work Experience in Fire Technology    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TBA       TBA             LEC K.Church             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      16913 
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TBA       TBA             LAB K.Church             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE        
This is an online course. A mandatory, in-class orientation is required for all new and returning students registered in a Work Experience course, whether it is an online course or traditional, face-face course. All students must attend one of the four orientations, which are scheduled as follows: Wednesday, January 20, 2010, from 3:00PM-5:00PM in FL1-207; Thursday, January 21, 2010, from 3:00PM -5:00PM in FL4-133; Saturday, January 23, 2010, from 10:00AM - 12:00PM in FL1-207 and Tuesday, January 26, 2010, from 3:00PM - 5:00Pm in FL4-133. Please visit www.flc.losrios.edu/~church to review the Work Experience course outline. If you have any questions regarding the online Work Experience courses or orientations, please email the instructor at churchk@flc.losrios.edu or call 916-608-6552.

TBA       TBA             LEC K.Church             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      18747 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB K.Church             FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE        
This is an online course. A mandatory, in-class orientation is required for all new and returning students registered in a Work Experience course, whether it is an online course or traditional, face-face course. All students must attend one of the four orientations, which are scheduled as follows: Wednesday, January 20, 2010, from 3:00PM-5:00PM in FL1-207; Thursday, January 21, 2010, from 3:00PM -5:00PM in FL4-133; Saturday, January 23, 2010, from 10:00AM - 12:00PM in FL1-207 and Tuesday, January 26, 2010, from 3:00PM - 5:00Pm in FL4-133. Please visit www.flc.losrios.edu/~church to review the Work Experience course outline. If you have any questions regarding the online Work Experience courses or orientations, please email the instructor at churchk@flc.losrios.edu or call 916-608-6552.

T         07:00PM-07:50PM LEC C.Knipp              Off Campus RCC 11        16917 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Knipp              Off Campus RCC             
3-9 hours TBA

W         05:30PM-06:20PM LEC S.Pender             El Dorado EDC A204       16921 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB S.Pender             El Dorado TBA              
3-9 hours TBA

Spring 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: April 30, 2010