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FS - Fire Officer: TCFP FIRE OFFICER I & II - Cert

The Fire Science Administration Certificate enables students to become eligible for the Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP) Fire Officer 1 certification after successfully completing a TCFP skills examination. At the completion of this certificate program and subsequent skills examination, students may be eligible for other employment opportunities within fire services.

This program leads to the Fire Protection Technology AAS.

Recommended Course Sequence:

Degree Type - CERT
TSI NOT Required

Not all required courses available online
Fire Science is offered online and on Terrell Campus


Semester One Credit Hour
FIRT 1307 Fire Prevention Codes / Inspections 3
FIRT 2309 Firefighting Strategies & Tactics I 3
FIRT 1327 Building Construction in Fire Sc. 3
FIRT 1309 Fire Administration I 3
  SCH 12
Semester Two Credit Hour
FIRT 13198 Firefighter Health & Safety 3
FIRT 2331 Firefighting Strategies & Tactics II 3
FIRT 1315 Hazardous Materials I 3
FIRT 1303 Fire & Arson Investigation I 3
  SCH 12
Semester Three (Summer) Credit Hour
FIRT 1353 Legal Aspects of Fire Protection 3
*FIRT 1349 Fire Administration II 3
  SCH 12


Students enrolling in this program who are current Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP) firefighters MAY quilify for tuition and certain fees exemption. See the financial aide office for details of the exemption.



Posted Date:
5/7/2019 11:04:38 AM