Fire Science Academy Track
Gain firefighting, hazardous materials, and wildland firefighting skills. This program meets Arizona certification requirements for Firefighter I and II. Additionally students will be able to achieve International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC) certification as a Hazmat First Responder. Students will also be awarded a certificate of completion for wildland firefighting training for the National Wildfire Coordination Group.
Selective Admissions Program: In order to be fully admitted to this program, you must fulfill the requirements listed in Program Admission. See an advisor for details.
What can I do with this certificate?
Academic options: Continue your studies by taking classes toward an Associate of Applied Science in Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE).
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Before enrolling in this program, you must fulfill the following requirements with a grade of C or better.
Students must provide documented certification from the State of Arizona or National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians stating that they have obtained a minimum of EMT certification.
Required Core Courses
A grade of C or better is required for graduation.
|Course #||Course Title||Credits|
|FSC 101||Principles of Emergency Services||3|
|FSC 110||Rope I||1|
|FSC 130||Strength and Fitness for the Fire Service||2.5|
|FSC 149||Fire Operations I||4|
|FSC 150||Fire Operations II||4|
|FSC 153||Hazardous Materials||1.5|
|FSC 160||Wildland Firefighting||3|
|FSC 167||Rescue Practices for the Fire Service||2.5|
|FSC 173||Records and Reports||1|