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FS - Fire Inspector and Investigation: TCFP Inspector and Investigtator Cert


This certificate program enables students to become eligible for the Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP) Basic Fire Inspector and Basic Fire/Arson Investigator certifications 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 1303 Fire & Arson Investigation 3
FIRT 1315 Hazardous Material I 3
POFT 1301 Business English 3
  SCH 12
Semester Two Credit Hour
FIRT 1305 Public Education Programs 3
FIRT 1307 Fire Pvention Codes/Inspections 3
FIRT 1338 Fire Protection Systems 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 11:04:31 AM