Students are educated and trained in the technical fields relating to fire and safety practices. This program also provides partial lower-division preparation for the baccalaureate degree in this field. This certificate will prepare students for entry to a fire academy and for an entry-level position in private and public fire-related occupations. This Associate Degree will prepare students for entry to a fire academy and for career advancement for those already employed in a fire-related industry.
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