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The Special Case of Fire Protection

7m 51s

In this ARE 5.0 Programming and Analysis Exam Prep course you will learn about the topics covered in the ARE 5.0 PA exam division. A complete and comprehensive curriculum, this course will touch on each of the NCARB objectives for the ARE 5.0 Programming and Analysis Exam.

Instructor Mike Newman will discuss issues related to programming, site analysis, and zoning & code requirements.

When you are done with this course, you will have a thorough understanding of the content covered in the ARE 5.0 Programming and Analysis Exam including project type analysis, the establishment of qualitative and quantitative project requirements, evaluation of project site and context, and assessment of economic issues.

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Certain occupancies, hospitals for example, schools, things like that, where there are more vulnerable people, those occupancies would have a much stronger case to make if you're gonna not have it able, have a fire truck able to get to all four sides. You have to really be able to find a way to make the case for that, because that vulnerable population, the fire marshals are gonna be very interested in making sure that they can get trucks into every possible location. Obviously, if I have a very high building, a high rise, there's a certain limit to what the fire engines can do from street level.

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From the course:
ARE 5.0 Programming & Analysis Exam Prep

Duration: 19h 11m

Author: Mike Newman