Friday, August 10, 2012

Keller's Inc. Donates to Cape Fear Community College

Keller’s, Inc. donation to Cape Fear Community College helps to establish a Fire Alarm Systems Training

Registration is now open at Cape Fear Community College for individuals interested in becoming a properly trained fire alarm designer or technician.  Keller’s, Inc. donated fire alarm equipment to provide hands-on training for this new program.  There are two different levels of courses offered.  The Basic Fire Alarm System course is designed for individuals who are new to the fire alarm industry.  The students learn basic electrical theory and understand resistance, voltage and current.  The Advanced Fire Alarms Systems course is designed for individuals who are fire alarm technicians or have intermediate experience in the fire alarm industry and will focus on application and design.  In both courses, student will become familiar with the NFPA 72, the National Fire Alarm Code, NFPA 70, the National Electric Code and the International Building Code.  Both courses are offered through Distance Learning and Online and Continuing Education Units are awarded.  There is also an Internship Program that is designed to allow students with no prior experience in the fire alarm industry to acquire hands-on skills with participating fire alarm contractors and organizations. 

Information about registering for any of these courses can be found at:

or by calling Cape Fear Community College at 910-362-7799