F SC 50 Introduction to Fire Science (3)
Credit, Degree Applicable
P/NP Available
An introduction to the fire service, this course examines fire technology, department organizational structures, Incident Command System, fire protection systems and equipment, and provides and overview of careers in fire investigation, fire prevention, and fire suppression. The class meets the needs for Fire Fighter I and II certification of the National Fire Protection Association’s (NFPA®) Standard 1001.