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Fire Officer I - FF31 Technical Certificate of Credit

Program Description: The Fire Officer I Technical Certificate of Credit program is conducted in cooperation with the Georgia Fire Academy and Georgia Firefighter Standards and Training to ensure graduates have the skills, knowledge and credentials to serve as firefighters in paid and volunteer fire departments. Graduates will be tested and certified at the National Professional Qualifications level. Program graduates receive a Fire Officer I Technical Certificate of Credit. Students should be graduates of the Basic Company Officer Technical Certificate of Credit before enrolling in this program.

Locations Offered:
Online

Requirements:

  • Submit a completed application and application fee
  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or High School Equivalency transcript
  • Submit official college transcripts, if applicable
  • Present acceptable ACCUPLACER, ACT, ASSET, COMPASS, PSAT, or SAT scores or GED score of 165 or higher or have one of the following: an associate degree or higher or have a HOPE GPA of 2.6 after the completion of 10th grade. Documentation on a college transcript of successful completion of appropriate courses from a regionally accredited college or university may be accepted in lieu of test scores.
  • Students should be graduates of the Basic Company Officer Technical Certificate of Credit before enrolling in this program.
Curriculum
Occupational Courses 14
FRSC 1110 Fire Administration Supervision and Leadership 3
FRSC 1132 Fire Service Instructor 4
FRSC 1141 Hazardous Materials Operations 4
FRSC 2120 Fire Protection Systems 3

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