• Fire Alarm Systems ELCL 9084

    Continuous Intake Distance Learning Online

    Our Fire Alarm Systems course teaches you about specific codes and standards, system selection, system application, fire detection, signalling, the operation of control equipment and ancillary services, traditional field wiring, system installation, system verification and system inspection. Also check out our in-class Fire Alarm Systems course.


    Course Delivery Method:

    This is an online course with continuous intake registration. That means this course does not have traditional start/end dates. You can register at any time throughout the year (24 hours a day, 7 days a week), and you will have 120 calendar days from the day you receive the course details to complete the course. (Teacher support via email will be available.) Make sure to register in the section (CRN) with the Date(s) range that includes the date on which you plan to start the course (keeping in mind that you will receive your course details approximately a week after you register). Also refer to the basic technology requirements for online courses.

    Course Essentials:

    The manual required for this course can be purchased from the Canadian Fire Alarm Association (CFAA) website.


    This course paired with our EX 9004 Fire Alarm Systems Exam are equivalent to the Course 5 - Fire Alarm System Application course offered by the CFAA as part of the CFAA Fire Alarm Technician training program.


    You must have completed our ELCL 9027 Fire Detection and the Alarm Industry course and our COMM 1017 Professional Communication course and our ELCL 9068 Fire Alarm: Basic Electricity course and either our ELNC 9068 (Life Safety Systems Electronics) course or our ELNC 9115 Life Safety Systems Electronics course. For information about exemptions, visit the CFAA website.

    Contact Information

    Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.