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  Sep 22, 2017
 
2017-2018 Catalog

Basic Firefighter Operations Certificate


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This program is designed for students seeking employment in fire service by preparing them for the State Firefighter II certification exam. Students receive training in areas that include fire behavior, safety, fire control, communication, hazardous materials, and fire prevention. Students demonstrate basic firefighter skills such as the use of ladders, hose, ropes, and breathing apparatus in a supervised setting.

Students must document current affiliation with a fire department prior to admission to this program.

Program Requirements


Program Total: 7 credits


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