Degree Options

Fire Technology


 A major of 33 units is required for the associate in science degree and the certificate. Required core courses (18 units):

FT 101 Fire Protection Organization 3 units
FT 102 Fire Prevention Technology 3 units
FT 103 Fire Protection Equipment and Systems 3 units
FT 104 Building Construction for Fire Protection 3 units
FT 105 Fire Behavior and Combustion 3 units
FT 106   Principles of Fire & Emergency Services Survival  3 units
     
  Plus a minimum of 15 units selected from the following:  
FT 307 Firefighter Academy 1A 6 units
FT 308 Firefighter Academy 1B 6 units
EMS 301 EMS Academy 1A (EMT) 5 units
FT 320 Fire Command 1A 2 units
FT 321 Fire Command 1B 2 units
FT 322 Fire Prevention 1A 2 units
FT 323 Fire Prevention 1B 2 units
FT 324 Instructor Training 1A 2 units
FT 325 Instructor Training 1B 2 units
FT 326 Fire Management 1 2 units
FT 327 Fire Investigation 1 2 units
FT 332 Fire Command 1C 2 units
FT 341 Fire Hydraulics 3 units
 FT 149  Cooperative Work Experience: Occupational (related to Fire Technology)  1-6 units
     
 
 
 
     

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Keely Moriarty

Keely Moriarty
Fire Academy Student

"The academy has shown me a lot more than I even suspected. It's showed me the physical demands that you need to reach and the instructors push you over the limits just so that when go to do the real thing you can achieve that. You'll push yourself and eventually reach the limits that you thought you were never capable of. You get really hands-on with all your crew and working with each of the instructors. The most valuable thing that I've learned in the academy is learning to work to your own level of excellence. Being at the college has been a great experience."
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