Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 5557
First Term: 2016 Fall   
Award: CCL  
Total Credits: 17-28
CIP Code: 43.0203
Occupational Area: Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security

Instructional Council: Emergency Medical Technology/Fire Science Technology (54)
GPA: 2.00
SOC Code: 33-2011.00


Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Firefighter Operations provides the opportunity for individuals seeking employment in various firefighting settings to acquire the minimum standard firefighting skills needed in the field.

Consumer Program Costs and Career Information: EM, GC, MC, PC, PV

Suggested Course Plan Sequenced by Semester: EM, GC, MC, PC, PV



Required Courses
+ FSC102 Fire Department Operations 11
FSC134 Fitness and Conditioning for Firefighters 3
Credits: 14

Program Competencies
1. Describe the theory of fire behavior, including types of fires, and explain how building construction relates to firefighting operations. (FSC102)
2. Identify and describe the types, functions, and maintenance of firefighting apparatus, and demonstrate the appropriate and safe use of each. (FSC102)
3. Identify, describe, and explain fire department operations, including equipment, personnel, and administrative policies. (FSC102)
4. Demonstrate the use of proper tools, standard operating procedures, and firefighter skills in a variety of firefighting situations and firefighter tasks. (FSC102)
5. Describe the physical requirements for performing basic firefighting tasks. (FSC134)
6. Apply skills of mental aspects of performance required in physical agility testing and firefighting. (FSC134)
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: December 9, 2014

All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.





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