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Fire Science Technology

Basics of Fire Fighting Certificate
12 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0183

Courses for a Certificate:

Credit Hours

FIR 101 Introduction to Fire Science or

6

 

FIR 111 Introduction to Public Safety Careers II or

6

 

LAE 111 Introduction to Public Safety Careers II

6

FIR 121 Fire Fighting Tactics I*

6

FIR 131 Hazardous Materials - First Responder

6

FIR 205 Building Construction

6


Total Semester Credit Hours for Certificate:


30



*Courses certified by the Illinois State Fire Marshal.

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IMPORTANT DATES


April 9
Registration opens for fall 2014 semester.

May 15, 16
Evaluation Days.

May 16
Last day of student attendance.

May 19
Grading Day
Faculty on campus and available to students at designated times.

May 19
Summer 2014 interim classes begin.

May 20
Faculty grading due.

May 20
Commencement

May 26
Memorial Day holiday. College closed.

June 9
Classes begin for summer 2014 eight-week session.

June 9
Three-week First Summer Interim faculty grading due.

June 16
Classes begin for summer 2014 seven-week session.

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