Fire Protection Technology Associate Degree Course Requirements, 2021

 
  Course Hours Per Week
Semester
A55240
Class
Lab
Credit
FIRST SEMESTER (Fall)      
ACA-115 Success & Study Skills 0 2 1
CIS-110 Introduction to Computers or      
   CIS-111    Basic PC Literacy *** *** 2-3
ENG-111 Writing and Inquiry 3 0 3
FIP-120 Intro to Fire Protection 3 0 3
FIP-124 Fire Prevention & Public Ed 3 0 3
FIP-136 Inspections and Codes 3 0 3
    *** *** 15-16
 
SECOND SEMESTER (Spring)      
FIP-132 Building Construction 3 0 3
FIP-152 Fire Protection Law 3 0 3
FIP-220 Fire Fighting Strategies 3 0 3
FIP-228 Local Govt Finance  3  0 3
MAT-121 Algebra/Trigonometry I (or higher) *** *** 3-4
    *** *** 15-16
 
THIRD SEMESTER (Summer)      
ENG-112 Writing/Research in the Disc or      
   ENG-114    Prof Research & Reporting 3 0 3
*** Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3 0 3
    6 0 6
 
FOURTH SEMESTER (Fall)      
EPT-140 Emergency Management 3 0 3
FIP-224 Fire Instructor I & II 4 0 4
FIP-230 Chem of Hazardous Mat I 5 0 5
FIP-232 Hydraulics and Water Dist 2 2 3
WBL-111 Work-Based Learning I 0 10 1
    14 12 16
 
FIFTH SEMESTER (Spring)      
FIP-240 Fire Service Supervision 3 0 3
FIP-256 Munic Public Relations 3 0 3
FIP-276 Managing Fire Services 3 0 3
PSY-150 General Psychology or      
   SOC-210    Introduction to Sociology 3 0 3
WBL-121 Work-Based Learning II 0 10 1
    12 10 13
 
Total Required Minimum Semester Hours Credit
65