FST 2228 Human Behavior & Fire
This course provides fundamental information on human behavior as it relates to fire and mass casualties. Two classroom, two lab hours per week.
Division: Business and Public Services
Department: Fire Science Technology
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No
- Categorize the types of behavior that people exhibit in fire situations as positive or negative as they effect emergency evacuation.
- Perform algebraic estimates of occupant evacuation times from buildings.
- Identify four psychological traits of building occupants which may affect their identification of and response to a fire.
- Describe aspects of human behavior in mass casualties.
Credit Hours: 3
Classroom Hours: 2
Lab Hours: 2