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Course: Distribution Panels, Protective Devices, Fire Alarms and Fire Fighting Equipment

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  • Course description
     Course Contents, Concepts, and Issues
     Part 1 - Distribution Panels: Their Functions, Types and Positioning (1)

    The Concept of a Distribution Panel;
    Alternative names for Distribution Panels;
    Function of a Distribution Panel;
    Types of Distribution Panels;
    Sizes of Distribution Panels;
    Country and Regional Differences in Distribution Panels;
    Manufacturer Differences in Distribution Panels;
    Installing Distribution Panels;
    Tools needed for Fire Connection;
    Phases and Distribution Panel Compatibility;

    Circuit Breakers compatible with Distribution Panels.

    Part 2 - Distribution Panels: Their Functions, Types and Positioning (2)

    Arrangements of Circuit Breakers in Distribution Panels;
    Choosing between Fuses and Breakers;
    Positioning of Control Panels;
    Main Distribution Panels vs Sub-Distribution Panels;
    Portable Distribution Panels;
    Distribution Panels for Theatre Lighting;
    Positioning of Feeder Cable;
    Placing Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter;
    Identifying Ground/ Neutral Bus Bar;
    Inserting Neutral Service Wire.


    Part 4 - Distribution Panels: Their Functions, Types and Positioning (4)

    Positioning Ground Wire;
    Making ground Connection;
    Positioning Neutral Wire;
    Single Circuit Breaker;
    Double Circuit Breaker;
    Main Breaker;
    Purpose of Knockout;
    Logic of Plastic Insulator;
    Constituent of 120 Volt Circuit;
    Creating a ‘Ground Bond’;
    Installing Main Power Cable;
    Connecting a 240 Volts ‘Feeder Cable’;
    Maintenance of Distribution Panels;
    Hazardous Area Distribution Panels.

     
    Part 5 – Electrical Protective Devices: Their Types and Functions (1)
    Electric Protective Devices

    Fuses;
    Circuit Breakers;
    Lightning Arresters;
    Surge Protectors;
    Relays;
    Blown Fuses.

     
    Types and Function of Fuses:

    Defining a Fuse;
    Function of Fuses;
    Bolted Tag Fuses;
    Bottle Fuses;
    Car Fuses;
    Cartridge Fuses;
    Centred Tag Fuses;
    Fuse Kits;
    Hole Mounted Tag Fuses;
    Offset Tag Fuses;
    Resettable Thermal Fuses;
    Slotted Tag Fuses;
    Thermal Fuses.
    Solid Links;
    Neutral Links.


    Part 6 – Electrical Protective Devices: Their Types and Functions (2)
     
    Types and Uses of Circuit Breakers:

    Function of Circuit Breakers;
    Operational Principles of Circuit Breakers;
    Type B Circuit Breakers;
    Type C Circuit Breakers;
    Type D Circuit Breakers;
    Type K Circuit Breakers;
    Type Z Circuit Breakers.

     
    Fire Protective Measures

    Structural and Passive Fire Protection
    Fire Detection and Alarm Systems
    Means of Escape;
    Emergency Lighting;
    Fire Signs
    Fire Notices;
    Fire Escape Signs;
    Fire Safety Signs
    Fire safety Notices;
    Gas Detector.

     
    Part 7 – Electrical Protective Devices: Their Types and Functions (3)
    Structural Fire Protection:

    Structural steel protection;
    Fire walls and partitioning;
    Fire and smoke curtains;
    Fire rated ductwork and dampers;
    Fire doors;
    Fire-resistant Glazing;
    Intumescent Sealing Systems;
    Cavity Fire Barriers;
    Fire Stopping or Seals For Penetration Of Fire Barriers.

     
     
    Part 8 – Fire Detection and Warning Systems (1)
    Fire Detection Systems:

    Automatic Fire Detection;
    Smouldering fire Detection System - Optical Smoke Detector;
    Fast-burning Fire Detection – Ion Detector;
    Flammable Fire Detector;
    Linear Beam Smoke Detectors;
    Infrared (IR) Flame Detectors;
    Ultraviolet (UV) Light Detectors;
    Combination Flame Detectors;
    Spark Detectors;
    Fixed Temperature Detectors ;
    Rate-of-Rise Detectors;
    Combination Rate-of-Rise/Fixed Temperature Detectors;
    Gas Dectectors.

     
     
    Part 9 – Fire Detection and Warning Systems (2)
    Fire Warning System:

    Electronic Syrens;
    Fire Bells;
    M systems;

     
    Fire Warning ‘L’ System:

    L1 systems
    L2 systems
    L3 systems
    L4 systems
    L5 systems

    Fire warning ‘P Systems’

    P1 System;
    P2 System.

     
    Part 10 – Firefighting: Agents, Stationary and Portable Equipment (1)
    Fire Fighting Equipment and Facilities

    Portable Fire Extinguishers
    Hose Reels
    Sprinkler and Other Water-Based Systems
    Fixed Fire Extinguishing Systems
    Gaseous Fixed Fire Extinguishing Systems
    Other Fixed Fire Extinguishing System


    Fire Classes and Compatible Extinguishing Agents:

    Fire Class A
    Fire Class B
    Fire Class C
    Fire Class D
    Fire Class F
    Electrical Fire


    Part  11 – Firefighting: Agents, Stationary and Portable Equipment (2)
    Portable Fire-Fighting Equipment and Their Use:

    Fire Extinguishers
    Fire Hoses
    Fire Buckets

     
    Fire Blankets:

    Flamezorb

    Identification of Fire Extinguishing Agents, by Extinguisher Label Colours:

    Red with white label;
    Red with cream label;
    Red with black label;
    Red with blue label;
    Red with cream label;
    Red with green label;
    Red with yellow labels.

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