Firefighter Certification VI   [Archived Catalog]
San Antonio College Schedule/Catalog 2014-2015

FIRS 1429 - Firefighter Certification VI

Prerequisites: All applicants must be able to do what is expected of a basic firefighter, lifting heavy loads, climbing fire department ladders, performing in confined space. All applicants must be able to complete all required testing in the allotted time for each test. No additional technology is allowed in classroom or testing locations. Departmental approval and concurrent enrollment in FIRS 1301 .

This course is the study of fire inspection techniques and practices, public transportation, and fire cause and determination. Other topics included in this course are fire protection systems, wild land fire, and pre-incident planning. This is the sixth course in a series of courses designed for certification as a basic structural firefighter in Texas.

Recommended Basic Skills prerequisites: INRW 0420  

Semester Hours: (4-4-0)

CIP: 43.0203

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