Basic Fire Level 1: Fire Alarm System Wiring Methods
Module Length: 1 Credit Hour
Approved for CEUs by: Louisiana, Mississippi, South Dakota, Tennessee, New Jersey
This module on Fire Alarm Wiring Methods takes a look at the Code requirements and installation methods needed to install effective and efficient Fire Alarm Systems.
We'll take a look at the basic requirements for installing Fire Alarm System circuits, including the importance of following the rules of wiring, the types of cable used, and the tools you will need to complete the job.
This module also covers specific rules on the installation of wiring in conduit and other types of raceways.
After completing this module, you should be able to do the following:
- Reference Article 760 of the National Electrical Code (NEC).
Identify the wiring requirements and the protection needed for the wiring of an Automatic Fire Alarm System.
- Calculate proper wire size and overcurrent protection for a Fire Alarm System.
- Understand installation requirements when installing wiring in raceways.
ATTENTION SOUTH DAKOTA LICENSE HOLDERS:
This course is approved for 1.00 hours of continuing education by the SD Electrical Commission. If you are submitting this course for CEUs in SD, you
must contact us with your SD license number so we may provide you with the appropriate documentation. Please email
firstname.lastname@example.org or call 502-254-1590.
ATTENTION NEW JERSEY LICENSE HOLDERS:
This course is approved for 1.00 hours of continuing education by the NJ Fire Alarm, Burglar Alarm and Locksmith Advisory Committee. If you are submitting this course for CEUs in NJ, you
must contact us with your NJ license number so we may provide you with the appropriate certificate upon completing the course.
email@example.com or call 502-254-1590 when you have finished taking the online content. We will then create your NJ specific certificate and email it to you within 24 hours.