Fire Science

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Prepare to become an entry-level firefighter
Certificate completers will also be prepared to obtain the Hazardous Material Operation-Level certification, the Firefighter I and Firefighter II certifications, and Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) certification.


This program is designed to meet the learning objectives/performance objectives specified by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standard 1001. The courses are designed to prepare the student for the Firefighter I certification process. Upon completion of the program, the student will develop competencies to increase understanding and skills in basic fire service operations.

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Kansas residents can earn scholarship dollars to cover expenses associated with completing an eligible associate degree or certificate. Contact Admissions to find out more about the Kansas Promise Act scholarship.

Meet your Faculty & Staff

Faculty Chair, Health & Human Services, EMS Director
Academic Department Specialist & Education Advisor, Health & Human Services