WVC 18 - 2 - 8
§18-2-8. Course of study in fire prevention.
The state board of education shall, with the advice of the
state superintendent of schools, prescribe a course of study in
fire prevention for use in the public, private and parochial
schools of this state, dealing with the protection of lives and
property against loss or damage as a result of preventable fires.
It shall be the duty of the county superintendent, board of
education, directors, trustees, or other committees or persons
having control of public, private and parochial schools in each
county, village, city or school district, to arrange for such
course of study in fire prevention and to compel its use in each
school under their control or direction.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2012 1st Special Session