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The Fire Fighter Certificate is designed for students in the fire service and professionals in similar fields who have an interest or are currently employed in the field of fire science. Basic operations firefighter, building construction, and extinguishing and alarm systems are essential in today's fire service. After completion of the certificate, state certifications will be awarded through the Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM), if state requirements are met and state Certification Exams are passed. This certificate requires 24 credits in the courses listed below.

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Certificate Requirements

Field of Study Code: FIRE.CER

FIRE 1101Basic Operations Firefighter- Mod A6
FIRE 1102Basic Operations Firefighter-B6
FIRE 1103Basic Operations Firefighter-C6
FIRE 2201Extinguishing and Alarm Systems3
FIRE 2215Building Construction3
Total Credits24