Your studies will focus on applying current concepts, principles, and
practices involved in the evaluation, control, prevention, reduction and
elimination of fire hazards, resulting in the protection of workers and
workplaces. Specific topics include the chemistry of fire, causes of fire,
fire detection and suppression systems, legislated codes and regulations,
emergency preparedness plans, and stakeholder responsibilities.
Saskatchewan Polytechnic serves 27,000 distinct students through applied learning opportunities at campuses in Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina and Saskatoon, and through extensive distance education opportunities. Programs serve every economic and public service sector. As a polytechnic, the organization provides the depth of learning appropriate to employer and student need, including certificate, diploma and degree programs, and apprenticeship training. Saskatchewan Polytechnic engages in applied research, drawing on faculty expertise to support innovation by employers, and providing students the opportunity to develop critical thinking skills.