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Emergency Response & Operations

Certificate of Completion in Firefighter Operations

Program 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.

Admission Criteria

  • Completion of program prerequisites
  • Formal application and admission to the program is required

Program Prerequisites: 11-12 credits

Course # Course Title Credits
Basic Emergency Medical Technology 8
FSC105 Hazardous Materials/First Responder 3
FSC130 Fitness for Firefighters/CPAT (1)
Permission of Program Director

Required Courses: 14 credits

Course # Course Title Credits
FSC102* Fire Department Operations 11
FSC134 Fitness and Conditioning for Firefighters 3


  • The total amount of credits required for this certificate is 25-26.
  • *Indicates course has a prerequisite and/or Corequisite.