Fire Science (Certificate)

Basic Certificate

Certificate Description

The Fire Science Basic Certificate program is designed to introduce basic skills and to assist those who desire to enhance their abilities on the job. Included in the curriculum are practical applications and knowledge. Students may apply credit hours earned in this program toward the Associate of Applied Science degree in Fire Science.

Certificate Requirements: 24 credits

 

Course

Course Title

Hours

 

EMS 131

Emergency Medical Technician

8

 

FSC 233

Introduction to Wildland Fire Suppression

4

 

FSC 138

Hazardous Materials-First Responder

4

 

FSC 180

Firefighter I and II

8

 

 

Advanced Certificate

Certificate Description

The Fire Science Advanced Certificate program is designed to introduce additional skills and to assist those who desire to enhance their abilities on the job. Included in the curriculum are practical applications and knowledge. Students may apply credit hours earned in this program toward the Associate of Applied Science degree in Fire Science.

Certificate Requirements: 47 credits

Course

Course Title

Hours

Completion of Fire Science Basic Certificate

24

FSC 135    Fundamentals of Fire Prevention  

3

FSC 136

Fire Apparatus and Hydraulics

4

FSC 236 

Firefighter Protection Systems

3

FSC 238

Emergency Scene Management

3

FSC 239

Emergency Service Leadership and Management

4

FSC 235

Fire Protection Systems

3

FSC 241

Firefighter Safety and Building Construction

3