Fire Science Technology
The program below is undergoing modification and the modification will be placed into an addendum upon Chancellor’s Office approval - see your counselor for further information and visit the college website under www.swccd.edu/catalog link for the latest addenda updates.
Certificate of Achievement
Career/Technical (Major Code: 02846)
Program Student Learning Outcome Statement
- Upon completion of this program, the student will demonstrate proficiency in multi-faceted communication skills, assessment of the problem(s), interpretation of information and make judgments related to hazardous emergencies, medical emergencies, and fire (potential/actual) incidents.
- Upon completion of this program, the student will demonstrate proficiency in all aspects of basic firefighter emergency responses as related to investigation and mitigation of the situation.
- Upon completion of this program, the student will demonstrate proficiency in working collegially with a diverse population in stressful environments in the basic firefighter role.
The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.”
Students who complete this program will have acquired the necessary analytical tools to successfully secure gainful employment in the field of study.
For more information regarding the data provided for this program and what it means to you as a student, please feel free to visit our SWC Gainful Employment website at: www.swccd.edu/gainfulemployment.
|FS 10||PROFESSIONAL SKILLS FOR EMPLOYMENT IN THE FIRE SERVICE||3|
|FS 101||FIRE PROTECTION ORGANIZATION||3|
|FS 102||FIRE BEHAVIOR AND COMBUSTION||3|
|FS 103||FIRE PREVENTION TECHNOLOGY||3|
|FS 104||FIRE PROTECTION EQUIPMENT AND SYSTEMS||3|
|FS 106||BUILDING CONSTRUCTION FOR FIRE PROTECTION||3|
|Select 17 units of electives||17|
|EMT 109||EMERGENCY MEDICAL RESPONDER||2|
|EMT 101||HEALTHCARE PROVIDER CPR||1|
|EMT 113||EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN--BASIC||5|
|EMT 113L||EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN LABORATORY -BASIC||3|
|FS 12||FIRE SERVICE HYDRAULICS||3|
|FS 20||FIRE APPARATUS AND EQUIPMENT||3|
|FS 30||EMERGENCY SERVICES PHYSICAL FITNESS AND NUTRITION||5.5|
|FS 33||FIREFIGHTING, BASIC SKILLS AND TECHNIQUES||3|
|FS 40||FIRE SERVICE SKILLS||1|
|FS 108||FIRE FIGHTER SAFETY AND SURVIVAL||3|
|FS 110||HAZARDOUS MATERIALS||3|
|FS 144||BASIC WILDLAND FIREFIGHTING ACADEMY||7|
|FS 146||ADVANCED WILDLAND FIREFIGHTING ACADEMY||3|
|FS 201||WILDLAND FIRE BEHAVIOR||3|
|FS 202||WILDLAND FIREFIGHTER SAFETY AND SURVIVAL||3|
|FS 203||WILDLAND FIRE OPERATIONS (GROUND AND AIR)||3|
|FS 204||WILDLAND FIRE INVESTIGATION, PREVENTION , AND PUBLIC INFORMATION||3|
|FS 205||WILDLAND FIRE LOGISTICS, FINANCE, AND PLANNING||3|
|FS 290||FIRE SCIENCE COOPERATIVE WORK EXPERIENCE I||2|
|AJ 30||PENAL CODE 832-ARREST AND FIREARMS||4|