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Building Construction

Credits: 3Catalog #10503143

Covers the basic principles of construction and specific classifications of construction as they relate to fire prevention, fire resistance, fire and smoke containment, and performance under fire conditions. Specific building styles, including high-rise and multi-family dwelling units, are also studied. and multi-family dwelling units, are also studied.

Enrollment Requirements: None

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Catalog/Class # Semester Class Dates Meeting Times Instructor Mode of Instruction Approximate Tuition  


Class #32101
Fall 2016 Aug 30 2016 -
Dec 13 2016
9:00 AM-11:50 AM
   In Person $431.85Seats Available: 2


Class #32104
Fall 2016 Sep 1 2016 -
Dec 15 2016
9:00 AM-11:50 AM
   In Person $431.85Seats Available: 9