The Firefighting Certificate is designed to prepare students for employment in fire services and is embedded in the Associate of Applied Science degree program in Fire Science. Upon completion of this certificate students will be prepared to take state certification exams in Hazmat Awareness, Hazmat Operations, Firefighter I, Firefighter II and Emergency Medical Technician.

(Major Code 3230; CIP Code 43.0203)

Fire Science Program web page

Certificate Requirements

First Semester

EMS 132Emergency Medical Technician*12
Total Hours12

Second Semester

FIRE 112Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations*3
FIRE 113Firefighter I*3
FIRE 114Firefighter II*3
FIRE 115Firefighter Practicum*3
Total Hours12

Total Program Hours: 24


This course has registration requirements.