Richland will be closed on Fridays during the summer semester.
This program offers an in-depth study of fire science and safety with opportunities to specialize. It is designed for the pre-employment student, the employed firefighter, or the volunteer firefighter who is seeking to augment present job skills. The broad educational background prepares students for employment as highly specialized and thoroughly schooled fire science and safety technicians. In addition to the required fire science courses, students are able to select a field of specialization including fire science education, fire investigation, and emergency rescue-technician.