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Fires impact people, property and the environment in all countries around the world. In some cases, the resulting losses are extraordinary, causing hundreds of deaths, widespread damage to property and contents and significant impacts on the environment. More often, fires may cause a single casualty or affect a single home, though the effects are still highly significant to those affected and collectively are substantial. This course will provide an overview of the challenges posed by fire as well as the fire safety solutions that are available to meet those challenges....
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Introduction to Fire Behavior

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4 видео (всего 65 мин.), 4 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video4 видео
Flames [11:08]11мин
Products of Fires [18:43]18мин
Compartment Fires [24:08]24мин
Reading4 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Fire Protection Engineering [ppt]10мин
Flames [ppt]10мин
Products of Fire [ppt]10мин
Compartment Fires [pdf]10мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Introduction to Fire Behavior Quiz8мин

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What is Fire Protection Engineering?

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6 видео (всего 79 мин.), 6 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video6 видео
Designing Safer Building [7:31]7мин
History of Fire Protection Engineering [18:57]18мин
Why Fire Protection Engineering is an Exciting & Rewarding Profession [13:55]13мин
About SFPE [11:34]11мин
Licensure of Fire Protection Engineers [19:09]19мин
Reading6 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Catastrophic Fire [ppt]10мин
Design Safer Buildings [pdf]10мин
History of Fire Protection Engineering [pdf]10мин
Why Fire Protection Engineering is an Exciting & Rewarding Profession [pdf]10мин
About SFPE [pdf]10мин
Licensure of Fire Protection Engineers [pdf]10мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
What is Fire Protection Engineering?12мин

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Fire Safety Subsystems

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4 видео (всего 73 мин.), 4 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video4 видео
Detection and Alarm Systems [19:08]19мин
Fire Suppression Systems [19:46]19мин
Smoke Control Systems [22:40]22мин
Reading4 материала для самостоятельного изучения
Fire Safety Systems [pdf]10мин
Detection and Alarm Systems [pdf]10мин
Fire Suppression Systems [pdf]10мин
Smoke Control Systems [pdf]10мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
Fire Safety Systems Quiz10мин

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The Effects of Fire on People

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4 видео (всего 89 мин.), 4 материалов для самостоятельного изучения, 1 тест
Video4 видео
What Human Behavior in Fire is NOT [17:55]17мин
Types of Human Behavior in Fires: Incidents & Case Studies [27:41]27мин
Transition into Practice: Why Does all of this Matter? [20:45]20мин
Reading4 материала для самостоятельного изучения
What is Human Behavior in Fire? [pdf]10мин
Why Human Behavior in Fire is NOT… [pdf]10мин
Types of Human Behavior in Fires: Incidents and Case Studies [pdf]10мин
Translation into Practice – Why does all of this matter? [pdf]10мин
Quiz1 практическое упражнение
The Effects of Fire on People10мин
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Лучшие рецензии

автор: MKDec 27th 2016

Amazing course of fire science and learnt alot of new concepts and things. I am really excited to implement the newly learnt knowledge and skills. Thanks Coursera

автор: RBFeb 16th 2017

The contents of the course are really easier to absorb and very informative. They are structured in a simpler way and very effective to gain knowledge easily

Преподаватель

James Milke, PhD

Professor and Chair
Department of Fire Protection and Engineering

О University of Maryland, College Park

The University of Maryland is the state's flagship university and one of the nation's preeminent public research universities. A global leader in research, entrepreneurship and innovation, the university is home to more than 37,000 students, 9,000 faculty and staff, and 250 academic programs. Its faculty includes three Nobel laureates, three Pulitzer Prize winners, 47 members of the national academies and scores of Fulbright scholars. The institution has a $1.8 billion operating budget, secures $500 million annually in external research funding and recently completed a $1 billion fundraising campaign. ...

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