2020-2021 Catalog 
    
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FST 101 Introduction to Fire Science Technology


Prerequisite: Placement into ENG 099  or higher
3 lectures per week: 3 hrs credit
This course is an introduction to fire science technology programs. Topics covered include the history of fire service; objectives, roles, and responsibilities of the fire service and its personnel; accountability and liability. An overview of the educational requirements of EMS certification and recertification systems, and the role of the Office of the State Fire Marshal and National Fire Protection Association are discussed.