2111 Fire Chemistry
Ricky Rescue Training Academy’s FFP 2111 Fire Chemistry is part of our online Fire Inspector 1 certification. It is a 45-hour, self-paced, online course with ongoing enrollment. FFP 2111 provides 40 CEUs towards the Florida State Fire Safety Inspector 1 certificate and is one of the required units for Florida Fire Investigator 1 certification.
FFP 2111 is designed to provide candidates with in-depth knowledge of the following:
- Various types of matter, energy, and common substances and how they interact with fires
- The chemical formulas of combustible and flammable materials, how their component molecules bond and separate, their fire-related chemical reactions, and their oxidizing properties
- The substances arsonists use to ignite and accelerate fires
Online Fire Chemistry FFP/ATPC 2111 Course Objectives
Upon completing FFP 2111, candidates will have acquired detailed knowledge and understanding of:
- The importance of chemistry in relation to fires and its relationship with the fire services and arson investigations
- The makeup and structure of chemical compounds, the differences between them, and the significance of how elements are listed in the Periodic Table
- The terminology and laws of density, energy, gas, and liquid expansion, heat and temperature, and pressure
- The basic characteristics and properties of gases and the gaseous state
- How to perform English (Imperial) and Metric calculations and conversions in relation to chemical compounds and their reactions
- How to calculate density, energy, chemical expansion properties, and pressure
- Basic chemical formulae, the principles of chemical reactions, and how to write them
Required Course Materials For Online FFP 2111 Fire Chemistry Course
In addition to enrolling in this fire chemistry course, students must have:
- Recommended Book: Fire Dynamics, Second Edition (2016) Brady Publishing ISBN:13:978-0-13-384270-8
- NOTE: This book is not included with your purchase of this course but can be purchased through technical bookstores or online
- NOTE: Before purchasing any textbooks, ensure that you are using the correct ISBN as there may be several versions of the title available, depending on customization requirements for individual schools.
- A high-speed Internet connection and a device capable of connecting to the Internet and reading MS Word, PowerPoint, and Adobe documents
- CHAMILO_CODE 2111
When completing an online or blended class through Ricky Rescue Training Academy, you will be held completely responsible for your own achievements. You must ensure that you work consistently and diligently to complete the coursework and related requirements in order to move forward. These open enrollment courses allow you to pace yourself, but will require sufficient self-discipline to keep up to date with the workload. Therefore, it is your responsibility to set aside the time required to complete the various units of these courses.