College of Applied Science and Technology

Richard Bennett, M.P.A., M.S.

Richard Bennett, M.P.A., M.S.

Title: Associate Professor, Fire Protection Technology
Dept/Program: Public Service Technology
Office: Polsky 161
Phone: 330.972.7233
Fax: 330.972.5476


Courses Taught

  • 2230:100 Introduction to Fire Protection
  • 2230:202 Fire Suppression and Emergency Response Methods
  • 2230:204 Fire Hazard Recognition
  • 2230:206 Fire Detection and Suppression Systems II
  • 2230:254 Fire Codes and Standards
  • 2230:257 Fire Protection for Business and Industry
  • 2230:280 Fire Service Administration


  • University of Akron, Spring 1991 Master of Public Administration Urban Studies Emphasis on Public Safety Management
  • University of Akron, January 1990 Bachelor of Science Political Science/Criminal Justice
  • University of Akron, 1990 Associates of Applied Sciences Criminal Justice

Technical Education & Special Qualifications

  • Hazardous Materials Technician - Ohio Fire Academy
  • ncident Command System - National Fire Academy
  • Health and Safety Instructor - American Red Cross
  • State Certified Emergency Medical Technician

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