May 17, 2024  
College Catalog 2024 - 2025 
College Catalog 2024 - 2025

Fire Protection and Safety Certificate

* Milestone Courses should be taken in the order shown. This will help you stay on track and graduate on time.

Total Credits: 15

Semester 1 Advising Note

  • This program is offered in the late afternoon and evening.

Total Credits: 12

Semester 2 Advising Note

  • Apply for graduation

Upon Completion of This Concentration Graduates Will Be Able To:

  • Understand the principles of fire protection and safety.
  • Demonstrate preparedness to be a fire company officer.
  • Understand the principles of arson investigation.
  • Demonstrate familiarity with inspections for fire prevention.
  • Demonstrate preparedness to take promotional civil service fire exams.

Career Outlook

Graduates of this program qualify for careers in municipal, state and federal agencies, industry, and insurance companies. Graduates also qualify to transfer to the two-year Fire Protection and Safety Program, A.S.   This program also prepares fire fighters who wish to upgrade their career status.

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