Enter the thrilling world of fire science with a Fire Science Certificate from Montco. In our 31-credit program you’ll learn about emergency scene management, public safety, first aid, hazardous materials and general fire science. You’ll also develop the professionals skills required for an entry-level administrative or technical job in this field.
Our Fire Science Certificate program is perfect for beginning students. It’s also a good choice for fire science professionals wishing to increase their knowledge of and stay up-to-date in their chosen field. Our admission requirements for a Fire Science Certificate are the same as for our Fire Science A.A.S. program. **Note that there currently are no admission requirements listed for the FS AAS program.
- Demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to obtain or maintain entry level employment in the public or private fire services.
|ENG 101||English Composition I||3|
|ESW 245||Safety and First Aid||3|
|FSC 100||Introduction to Fire Science||3|
|FSC 101||Emergency Scene Management||3|
|FSC 102||Hazardous Materials||3|
|FSC 104||Building Construction for Fire Science||3|
|FSC 265||Public Safety Technology||3|
|Elective||Speech, Computer Science, Math or Science||3 - 4|
|Elective||FSC 103, FSC 105, FSC 106 or FSC 108||3|
|Elective||Social Science (not Fire Science)||3|