May 23, 2018  
College Catalog 2018-2019 
    
College Catalog 2018-2019

FPT 151 Building Construction

Credits: (3)
A study of types of building construction by systems and methods with particular emphasis on fire problems peculiar to each type. Causes and indications of building collapse. The New York State Building Code viewed from construction requirements with emphasis on fire and public safety provisions. Effect of fire on construction materials. Standard methods of testing and rating materials for flame spread characteristics.