Fire Protection Technology - AAS Degree
Wake Tech Course ID: A55240
Completion Earns:AAS - Associate in Applied Science
Financial Aid:Yes, financial aid is available for this course
Downloads & Resources:Program Planning Guide
The Fire Protection Technology curriculum is designed to provide individuals with technical and professional knowledge to make decisions regarding fire protection for both public and private sectors. It also provides a sound foundation for continuous higher learning in fire protection, administration, and management.
Course work includes online classroom and laboratory exercises to introduce the student to various aspects of fire protection. Students will learn technical and administrative skills such as hydraulics, hazardous materials, arson investigation, fire protection safety, fire suppression management, law, and codes.
Graduates should qualify for employment or advancement in governmental agencies, industrial firms, insurance rating organizations, educational organizations, and municipal fire departments. Employed persons should have opportunities for skilled and supervisory-level positions within their current organizations.
A.A.S. Degree Online Program
|ENG111||Writing & Inquiry||3|
|FIP120||Intro to Fire Protection||3|
|FIP124||Fire Prevention & Public Ed||3|
|FIP220||Fire Fighting Strategies||3|
|ENG114||Prof Research and Reporting||3|
|BIO 161||Intro to Human Biology||3|
|FIP128||Detection & Investigation||3|
|FIP152||Fire Protection Law||3|
|FIP221||Adv. Fire Fighting Strat||3|
|FIP240||Fire Service Supervision||3|
|FIP136||Inspections & Codes||3|
|FIP228||Local Government Finance||3|
|FIP 229||Fire Dynamics & Combustion||3|
|FIP 164||OSHA Standards||3|
|FIP244||Fire Protection Project||3|
|FIP276||Managing Fire Services||3|
|TOTAL GRADUATION REQUIREMENT
64 SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS
NOTE: These program planning guides are for
advising purposes and are subject to change.