Fire Protection Technology, Associate in Applied Science

Forest Park and Online

Fire Protection Technology, Associate of Applied Science is designed to upgrade the skills of persons currently employed in the field. Students receive a thorough knowledge of effective fire fighting techniques and equipment appropriate to extinguish all types of fires. They become familiar with inspection techniques, municipal safety codes and ordinances, insurance regulations, alarm systems, hydraulics and structures.

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Program of Study

Career General Education
ENG 101College Composition I3
ENG 103Report Writing3
COM 101Oral Communication I3
MTH 124Technical Mathematics I3
XXX xxxMissouri State Requirement3
SOC 101Introduction to Sociology3
Physical Education Activity
Select 2 credit hours2
Program Requirements
FIR 113Fire Prevention3
FIR 114Fire Protection Systems3
FIR 115Principles of Emergency Services3
FIR 116Fire Investigation I3
FIR 117Occupational Safety and Health for Emergency Services3
FIR 213Building Construction for Fire Prevention3
FIR 214Fire Behavior and Combustion3
FIR 215Principles of Fire and Emergency Services Safety and Survival3
FIR 216Principles of Fire and Emergency Services Administration3
FIR 217Fire Investigation II3
FIR 218Fire Protection Hydraulics and Water Supply3
FIR 219Hazardous Materials Chemistry3
FIR 221Legal Aspects of Emergency Services3
FIR 220Strategy and Tactics3
Total Credit Hours62