Fire Protection Technology, Certificate of Proficiency

Forest Park

Fire Protection Technology, Certificate of Proficiency is designed to upgrade the skills of persons currently employed in the field. Students receive a thorough knowledge of effective fire fighting techniques and the ability to use 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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MTH 124Technical Mathematics I3
FIR 113Fire Prevention3
FIR 115Principles of Emergency Services3
FIR 214Fire Behavior and Combustion3
FIR 215Principles of Fire and Emergency Services Safety and Survival3
FIR Electives15
Total Credit Hours30