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Firefighter/EMSP - FI12 Diploma

Program Description: We are no longer accepting new students into this program.

The Firefighter/Emergency Medical Services Professional diploma program is designed to prepare students for entry level employment in the public safety areas of fire service and emergency medical services. Upon completion of the Firefighter/Emergency Medical Services Professional diploma, students may be eligible for certification and/or licensure in the following areas: Firefighter I, EMT, and AEMT. Note: criminal background checks and drug screens may be required based on the requirements for participation in clinical experiences. To complete the AEMT portion:

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.
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Curriculum
General Core Courses 6
ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I 3
MATH 1012 Foundations of Mathematics 3
Occupational Courses 44
FRSC 1020 Basic Firefighter-Emergency Services Fundamentals 3
FRSC 1030 Basic Firefighter - MODULE I 5
FRSC 1040 Basic Firefighter - MODULE II 3
FRSC 1141 Hazardous Materials Operations 4
EMSP 1110 Introduction to the EMT Profession 3
EMSP 1120 EMT Assessment/Airway Management & Pharmacology 3
EMSP 1130 Medical Emergencies for the EMT 3
EMSP 1140 Special Patient Populations 3
EMSP 1150 Shock & Trauma for the EMT 3
EMSP 1160 Clinical & Practical Applications for the EMT 1
EMSP 1510 Advanced Concepts for the AEMT 3
EMSP 1520 Advanced Patient Care for the AEMT 3
EMSP 1530 Clinical Applications for the AEMT 1
EMSP 1540 Clinical and Practical Applications for the AEMT 3
COLL 1010 College and Career Success Skills 3

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