The Fire Academy Job Skills Certificate will prepare the student for entry level firefighter positions, and provides the minimum training required to become a reserve firefighter. It provides the basic educational and practical training essential for firefighting, including the advanced study of organizational procedures; forcible entry tools; protective breathing apparatus; inspection procedures; fire protection equipment and systems; wildland fire control; EMR; fire behavior; and petroleum fire procedures.
Upon successful completion, the student will:
Upon completion of the following courses with at least a ‘C’ grade in each course, the student will be awarded a Fire Academy Job Skills Certificate.
Total Units: 12.5-18.0
|FIRE B62||Fire Fighter I Academy||12.5|
|FIRE B64||Firefighter I Academy||15.0|
|EMTC B51||Emergency Medical Responder||3.0|