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Fire Academy

Training to meet the requirements mandated by the California Office of State Fire Marshal for Certified Fire Fighter I. Covers fire ground procedures, tactics, strategy, safety methods, fire dynamics, equipment usage and deployment, and subject material pertaining to the role of fire fighters within fire services.

Prepares students for a career in the fire suppression/protection field.  The student also receives additional certification from the California State Fire Marshall's Office.

 

Certificate of Achievement (CA)

To earn a Certificate of Achievement in this program, simply complete program requirement courses listed below.
CourseUnitsFace-To-Face at ESCOnlinePre-Req
Total Units 30.5
EME 100/HE 104: Emergency Medical Responder3Spring 19, Summer 19,
Fall 19
EME 106: Emergency Medical Technician (Lecture)6Spring 19, Summer 19,
Fall 19
Current American Heart Association CPR for Health Care Providers and Emergency Medical Response cards or equivalent, and must be age 18 by the first day of class
EME 106L: Medical Technician Skills (Laboratory)1.5Spring 19, Summer 19,
Fall 19
Current American Heart Association CPR for Health Care Providers and Emergency Medical Response cards or equivalent, and must be age 18 by the first day of class
FIRE 151: Fire Fighter I Academy20Spring 19, Fall 19

Class Meets at
Public Safety and Training Center
A minimum grade of "C" in EME 106 or certification as an EMT I, and admission to the Fire Fighter I Academy program