Fire Service Technology AAS

Participants must be members of a paid or volunteer fire department. Technical skill courses are offered through fire departments under the coordination with Workforce Training. Upon completion of the technical Core and technical support classes, students may choose to complete the General Education Core classes and apply for an AAS degree in Fire Service. See the program plan area for the major requirements. Completion of a Technical Skills Assessment is required.

General Education Core

Intended for active volunteer and paid firefighters. Participants must be members of a paid or volunteer fire department to enroll in this program. Except for the required core courses, classes are scheduled through the State Division of Vocational Education in Boise.

Written Communication
Select one of the following:3.00
COLLEGE WRITING
RESEARCH WRITING
COLLEGE WRITING AND RESEARCH
Oral Communication
Select one of the following:3.00
PRINCIPLES OF SPEECH
INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION
SMALL GROUP COMMUNICATION
PUBLIC SPEAKING
Mathematical Ways of Knowing
Select one of the following:3.00-4.00
MATHEMATICS AS A LIBERAL ART
FINITE MATHEMATICS
PRECALCULUS (or MATH-147A & MATH-147B)
CALCULUS I
STATISTICAL METHODS FOR THE SCIENCES
FOUNDATION OF ELEMENTARY MATHEMATICS II
MATH FOR BUSINESS ANALYSIS
MATH FOR TECHNOLOGY
Social & Behavioral Ways of Knowing
HRPT-185HUMAN RELATIONS IN ORGANIZATIONS3.00
Additional General Education Core
Select one of the following:3.00
CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY
WORLD PREHISTORY
INTRODUCTION TO NATIVE AMERICAN STUDIES
SURVEY OF ART
SCIENCE FOR LIFE
PLANTS AND PEOPLE
HUMAN BIOLOGY
HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY I
THE CHEMISTRY OF DAILY LIFE
GENERAL, ORGANIC AND BIOCHEMISTRY
PRINCIPLES OF CHEMISTRY I
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER SCIENCE
PRINCIPLES AND THEORY OF MACROECONOMICS
PRINCIPLES AND THEORY OF MICROECONOMICS
INTRODUCTION TO LITERATURE
WORLD CLASSICS
INTERNATIONAL LITERATURE
INTRODUCTION TO FORENSIC SCIENCE
ENVIRONMENTAL EARTH SCIENCE
INTRODUCTION TO GEOGRAPHY
GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS
HISTORY OF CIVILIZATION
HISTORY OF CIVILIZATION
UNITED STATES HISTORY TO 1865
UNITED STATES HISTORY SINCE 1865
THE ART AND HISTORY OF THE MOTION PICTURE
INTRODUCTION TO THE ARTS
ID 300A - 300T (see course descriptions for options)
HELLS CANYON INSTITUTE
SURVEY OF MUSIC
MUSIC IN AMERICA
WORLD MUSIC
HISTORY OF MUSICAL THEATER
INTRODUCTION TO NATURAL SCIENCES
NATURAL SCIENCE FOR ELEMENTARY EDUCATOR
ELEMENTARY NEZ PERCE LANGUAGE I
ELEMENTARY NEZ PERCE LANGUAGE II
GENERAL PHYSICS I
DESCRIPTIVE ASTRONOMY
AMERICAN NATIONAL GOVERNMENT
COMPARATIVE GOVERNMENT
INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY
DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY
INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY
CURRENT SOCIAL PROBLEMS
ELEMENTARY SPANISH I
ELEMENTARY SPANISH II
INTERMEDIATE SPANISH I
INTERMEDIATE SPANISH II
DIVERSITY IN ORGANIZATIONS
HUMAN RELATIONS IN ORGANIZATIONS
SURVEY OF THE THEATER
Total Credits15.00-16.00
1

Professional/Technical AAS degrees require a minimum of 15 credits of general education core. The recommended general education math classes contain 4 credits, which meet the 3 credit general education requirement as well as provide 1 credit of program math content. If a student transfers in with 3 credits of general education math s/he may be required to take an additional program math class

Program Requirements

FRSRV-100FIRE TRAINING TECHNOLOGY44.00
Rapid Intervention Team Training Firefighter Safety and Survival
Fire Fighter I
Fire Fighter II
Technical Rescue-Operations Elective
Flashover Survival Training
Hazardous Materials Operations
Hazardous Materials Awareness
Wildland Basic Firefighter II
Wildland/Urban Interface
Basic First Aid and CPR
Arson Detection for First Responders
Building Construction Combustible
Building Construction Non Combustible
Incident command System
Infection Control for Emergency Response Personnel: The Supervisor's Role
Driver Operator/Pump Operations
Fire Officer I
Instructor I
Completion of a Technical Skills Assessment is required
Total Credits44.00

Summary

General Education16
Program Requirements44
Total60