Fire Science & Safety - Fire Officer I Certificate Level 1

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Fire Science & Safety - Fire Officer I - Certificate Level 1

The Fire Officer I certificate is offered to fire fighters who complete the required courses and who reach the level of competency described by NFPA standard 1021. These six courses allow fire fighters to take the Fire Officer I test from the Texas Commission on Fire Protection.


Semester 1
FIRT 1307 Fire Prevention Codes and Inspections 3
FIRT 1309 Fire Administration I 3
FIRT 1303 Fire and Arson Investigation I 3
Semester 2
FIRT 2309 Firefighting Strategies and Tactics I 3
FIRT 2305 Fire Instructor I 3
FIRT 2351 Company Fire Officer OR
FIRT 1342 Fire Officer I (Capstone) 3
Semester 3


Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 3
Total Credits 18

**Capstone Statement
A capstone course is a course designed to provide opportunities for students to integrate knowledge from their core and concentration courses, to gain insight into the meanings of professionalism and professional practice, and to reflect on the norms of a discipline or profession.

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