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Introduction to Fire Service Selection (FSC101) 3 Credits

Overview of the application and selection processes used by various fire departments and fire service organizations. Elements of fire service culture and their effects on personal growth and interpersonal relationships. Major components of written application processes, requirements, preparation of resumes and their effect on employment prospects. Preparation for the interview to include communications skills, mental preparation techniques, behaviors, and the importance of the interview in the pre- employment process. Preparation for on-site experiences at a fire station. General components of the selection process, the importance of general education, and components of lifelong learning in career choices. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
19979 Summer 2015 Glendale
PSS 210
In Person 06/15/2015- 06/20/2015 M,Tu,W,Th,F 8:00AM- 5:30PM
  • G. Lentz
  • J. Ellstrom
Open
30 of 30 Seats Available

Hazardous Materials/First Responder (FSC105) 3 Credits

Basic methods of recognition and identification based upon the chemical and physical properties of hazardous materials; basic safety procedures when utilizing specific types of protective clothing and equipment; basic tactical information relating to scene management. Confined space operations in accordance with the National Fire Protection Agency. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11279 Summer 2015 Glendale
PSS 151
In Person 05/26/2015- 06/22/2015 M,Tu 5:00PM- 10:00PM
  • C. Gilliam
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11307 Summer 2015 Glendale
PSS 151
In Person 06/29/2015- 07/28/2015 M,Tu 5:00PM- 10:00PM
  • E. Lorence
Open
20 of 24 Seats Available

Fire Apparatus (FSC117) 3 Credits

Principles of care, maintenance and operation of fire apparatus and pumps. Includes pump construction and accessories, pumping techniques, power development, and transmission. Driving, troubleshooting and producing effective fire streams. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
19974 Summer 2015 Glendale
PSS 210
In Person 06/01/2015- 06/05/2015 M,Tu,W,Th,F 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • G. Lentz
  • J. Ellstrom
Open
22 of 30 Seats Available

Fire Hydraulics (FSC118) 3 Credits

Review of basic mathematics. Hydraulic laws and formulas as applied to the fire service. Application of formulas and mental calculations to hydraulic problems, water supply variables, and discharge requirements for pumpers. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
19978 Summer 2015 Glendale
PSS 210
In Person 06/08/2015- 06/12/2015 M,Tu,W,Th,F 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • G. Lentz
  • J. Ellstrom
Open
22 of 30 Seats Available

Fitness for Firefighters/CPAT (FSC130) 1 Credit

Skills and abilities required for entry level position in the fire service including physical ability, and stamina. Opportunity to take the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) at the end of the course. Prerequisites: None. Note: Offered as credit (P) or no credit (Z) basis. Standard grading available according to procedures outlined in catalog.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11314 Summer 2015 Glendale
Stadium West Section
In Person 06/13/2015- 08/08/2015 W,Sat 6:00PM- 8:00PM
  • M. Egherman
Open
19 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 11314 meets at Glendale Public Safety Train C Saturdays from Jun 13 to Aug 08, 2015 from 8:00AM - 1:00PM
      Class 11314 also meets at Stadium West Section Wednesdays from Jun 17 to Aug 05, 2015 from 6:00PM - 8:00PM
      Class 11314 will meet on Wednesday at GCC at the west section of the stadium and on Saturday at the Glendale Regional Public Safety Training Center,1550 W. Glendale Avenue, Glendale.
      Class 11314 costs include Fire Science Class Fee: $65
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19814 Summer 2015 Glendale
Arranged
In Person 06/13/2015- 08/08/2015 N/A N/A
  • M. Egherman
Open
38 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 19814 is for students with time/day conflicts.
      Class 19814 costs include Fire Science Class Fee: $65

Fitness and Conditioning for Firefighters (FSC134) 3 Credits

Overview of all aspects of fitness for current and prospective firefighters. Includes physical and mental aspects of performance for optimal achievement on fire department agility tests and fire fighting tasks; individual conditioning strategies, nutritional guidelines, protective clothing concepts, and basic exercise principles. Pre- employment, evaluation, and lifelong fitness and conditioning. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19813 Summer 2015 Glendale
PSS 151
In Person 05/26/2015- 07/31/2015 Tu,F 7:00AM- 10:00AM
  • K. Nixon
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 19813 meets at PSS 151 Tuesdays from May 26 to Jul 31, 2015 from 7:00AM - 10:00AM
      Class 19813 also meets at Stadium West Section Fridays from May 29 to Jul 31, 2015 from 7:00AM - 10:00AM
      Class 19813 costs include Fire Science Class Fee: $25

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