FireAcademy

Fire Science Protection Technology


Program LengthFour semesters

BUTTON_tuition_cost$761.00**

Potential Salary Range$19,000 – $48,000


 

The Fire Science Protection Technology Program offers Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degrees and certificates for individuals interested in the field of fire service who want to further enhance their career through expanded experience and/or education:

  • Fire Officer
  • Fire Science Protection Technology

All the Fire Science courses are offered online and most of the academic courses as part of the A.A.S. degree are also offered online. The Fire Science Protection Technology degree incorporates the Fire Academy courses which is typically completed prior to the online courses. Basic academic subjects may be taken at any Navarro College campus.

Call (972) 923-6447 for program specifics pertaining to the Fire Academy and Fire Service Continuing Education courses. The Fire/EMS office is located on the Waxahachie Campus.

CLASS SCHEDULE (Course may change as necessary)


Protective Services Testing

FALL 2014


FIRT 1301 Fundamentals of Fire Protection
FIRT 1433 Fire Chemistry
FIRT 2309 Fire Fighting Strategies & Tactics
FIRT 1050 Fire Investigator

SPRING 2015


FIRT 1303 Fire Arson
FIRT 2305 Fire Instructor I
FIRT 1309 Fire Admin. I
FIRT 2007 Instructor II
FIRT 1043 Fire Officer II

SUMMER 2015


FIRT 1307 Fire Prevention Codes & Inspection
FIRT 1349 Fire Admin. II

FALL 2015


FIRT 1329 Building Codes
FIRT 1433 Fire Chemistry
FIRT 1315 Haz Mat I
FIRT 1042 Fire Officer I

COURSES


FIRS 1301   Firefighter Certification I
FIRT 1307   Fire Prevention Codes and Inspections
FIRT 1315   Hazardous Materials I
FIRT 1338   Fire Protection Systems
FIRT 1329   Building Codes & Construction
FIRT 2309   Firefighting Strategies and Tactics I
FIRT 1492   Special Topics

TARGET JOBS


Firefighter
Fire Inspector
Fire Chief

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT


Fire Officer Certificate (.pdf)

Fire Science Protection Science Certificate (.pdf)

RELATED LINKS

Texas State Association of Fire Fighters
National Fire Protection Association
National Association of Hispanic Fire Fighters
U.S. Fire Administration

 

Degrees

A.A.S. Fire Science Protection
Basic Firefighter Certificate
Fire Science Protection Technology Certificate

Kristin Walker, Asst Dean
Waxahachie Bldg A
972.923.6441
kristin.walker@navarrocollege.edu
Chris Brown, Coordinator
Waxahachie Bldg D, Rm 126
972.923.6447
chris.brown@navarrocollege.edu

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**Tuition cost reflects a 15-credit hour semester for in-district students for the 2013-2014 academic year. Cost does not include labs, fees, books, or supplies. Program costs are approximate and cost is subject to change.
Download the full Fall 2014 tuition chart here .