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Fire Protection Technology (AAS)

Suggested Sequence of Courses

FIRST YEAR

Hours

Fall Semester

Class

Lab

Credit

ACA 115

Success and Study Skills

0

2

1

CIS 110

Introduction to Computers

2

2

3

ENG 111

Writing and Inquiry

3

0

3

FIP 120

Introduction to Fire Protection

3

0

3

FIP 124

Fire Prevention and Public Education

3

0

3

FIP 220

Fire Fighting Strategies

3

0

3

 

 

14

4

16

Spring Semester

FIP 132

Building Construction

3

0

3

FIP 146

Fire Protection Systems

2

2

4

FIP 152

Fire Protection Law

3

0

3

FIP 229

Fire Dynamics and Combustion

3

0

3

 

 

11

2

13

Summer Term

COM 231

Public Speaking or

3

0

3

ENG 112

Writing/Research in the Disciplines or

3

0

3

ENG 114

Prof Research & Reporting

3

0

3

PSY 150

General Psychology

3

0

3

 

Humanities/Fine Arts Elective*

3

0

3

 

 

12

0

12

SECOND YEAR

Fall Semester

EPT 140

Emergency Management

3

0

3

FIP 221

Advanced Fire Fighting Strategies

3

0

3

FIP 230

Chemistry of Hazardous Materials I

5

0

5

FIP 232

Hydraulics and Water Distribution

2

2

3

FIP 276

Managing Fire Services

3

0

3

 

 

16

2

17

Spring Semester

FIP 128

Detection and Investigation

3

0

3

FIP 136

Inspections and Codes

3

0

3

FIP 228

Local Govt Finance

3

0

3

FIP 256

Municipal Public Relations

3

0

3

 

 

12

0

12

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION: 67

*See: "Course and Hour Requirements"

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