Fire Science Certificate

The Fire Science Technology Certificate provides instruction in fire prevention methodology, fire detection systems, fire codes, fire investigation, rescue, safety and salvage procedures, hazardous materials, and fire behavior and extinguishment. This program assists in qualifying firefighters for management positions within fire service. This certificate is currently only offered for dual-enrollment candidates until spring 2021, at which time will transition to a credit offered program available to any student.

Required Courses

Courses   Credit Hours
AHS 114 Basic First Aid 1.0
EMS 105  Emergency Medical Care I 4.0
EMS 106 Emergency Medical Care II 4.0
FST 102 Firefighter I Basic 3.0
FST 103 Firefighter I Advanced 5.0
FST 104 Firefighter II 3.0
Total Credit Hours: 20.0