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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 Instructor Availability
15391 Spring 2016 Glendale
FS B
In Person 01/20/2016- 05/13/2016 W 9:05AM- 12:25PM
  • M. Haynes
Class Started
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Fire Department Operations (FSC102) 11 Credits

Introductory fire science course primarily designed for the fire department recruit. Includes firefighting skills, equipment, and administrative policies, fire department operations, personnel policies, and International Fire Service Accreditation Congress Practical Skills Testing. Prerequisites: (EMT/FSC104, FSC105, and FSC130), and permission of Instructor. Corequisites: FSC134.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
15415 Spring 2016 Glendale
Glendale Public Safety Train C
In Person 01/16/2016- 05/02/2016 M,W,Sat 6:00PM- 10:00PM
  • R. Muniz
  • D. Davis
  • D. Green
  • M. Hill
  • J. Klidas
  • M. Molitor
  • K. Nixon
  • J. Smith
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 15415 meets at Glendale Public Safety Train C Saturdays from Jan 16 to Apr 30, 2016 from 8:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 15415 also meets at Glendale Public Safety Train C Mondays/Wednesdays from Jan 20 to Feb 01, 2016 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      Class 15415 is held at the Glendale Regional Public Safety Training Center, 11550 W. Glendale Avenue, Glendale.
      Class 15415 costs include Fire Science Class Fee: $550

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
15376 Spring 2016 Glendale
PSS 151
In Person 01/25/2016- 05/13/2016 M 9:00AM- 11:50AM
  • C. Gilliam
Class Started
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15378 Spring 2016 Glendale
PSS 151
In Person 01/19/2016- 05/13/2016 Tu 6:00PM- 8:50PM
  • G. Lopez
Class Started
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
35348 Spring 2016 Glendale
PSS 151
In Person 01/05/2016- 03/03/2016 Tu,Th 1:30PM- 4:30PM
  • L. D'Angelo
Class Started
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15377 Spring 2016 Glendale
PSS 151
In Person 01/20/2016- 05/13/2016 W 9:00AM- 11:50AM
  • E. Lorence
Class Started
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
15482 Spring 2016 Glendale
PSS 151
Hybrid 03/25/2016- 05/06/2016 F 9:00AM- 12:00PM
  • D. Green
  • T. Legamaro
Open
16 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 15482 is a Hybrid course. Students must register by the start date of the class. Students must attend the first day of scheduled class and will be given information about the course at the first class meeting. Students are required to come to campus for scheduled classes. For information about hybrid courses, go to www.gccaz.edu/eCourses/.
      Class 15482 costs include Fire Science Class Fee: $50

Fundamentals of Fire Prevention (FSC108) 3 Credits

Fundamentals of fire prevention. Includes techniques, procedures, regulations, and enforcement. Also includes discussion of hazards in ordinary and special occupancies. Field trips and lectures from industry also included. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
15379 Spring 2016 Glendale
Online Class
Internet 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • M. Blaire
  • L. Randall
Class Started
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Wildland Firefighter (FSC110) 3 Credits

Basic-level course for individuals with little or no experience in the wildland environment. Preparation for performing as a beginning-level wildland firefighter with an organized fire department engine or hand crew. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15321 Spring 2016 Glendale
Glendale Public Safety Train C
In Person 03/04/2016- 03/13/2016 F,Sat,Su 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • G. Bernard
Open
17 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 15321 is held at the Glendale Regional Public Safety Training Center, 11550 W. Glendale Avenue, Glendale. Class 15321 will meet during Spring Break.
      Class 15321 costs include Fire Science Class Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: Successful completion will award NWCG Wildland FF 2 certification including S-130 & 190, L-180 & I-100 certifications.

Emergency Vehicle Driver Operator (FSC111) 2 Credits

Emergency vehicle operators training including the problems facing operators; the personal qualities of emergency vehicle operator candidates; legal responsibilities of operators; and physical forces involved in driving an emergency vehicle. Includes hands-on training in an emergency response vehicle. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15434 Spring 2016 Glendale
Glendale Public Safety Train C
In Person 02/12/2016- 02/15/2016 M,F,Sat,Su 8:00AM- 5:00PM
  • J. Klidas
Open
9 of 14 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 15434 costs include Fire Science Class Fee: $50
    • Additional Class Notes: DMV 3 year driving record required on the first day of class.

Introduction to Fire Suppression (FSC113) 3 Credits

Characteristics and behavior of fire, fire hazard properties of ordinary materials, extinguishing agents, fire suppression organization and equipment, basic fire fighting tactics, and public relations as affected by fire suppression. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15380 Spring 2016 Glendale
FS B
In Person 01/19/2016- 05/13/2016 Tu 9:00AM- 12:00PM
  • R. Muniz
Class Started
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Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22172 Spring 2016 Glendale
Online Class
Internet 03/12/2016- 05/07/2016 N/A N/A
  • R. Muniz
Open
15 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 22172 is an Online course. Students must register by the start date of the class. Students are required to submit a minimum initial assignment within the first five days of class, including the start date. In addition, students may be required to come to campus or an alternate proctored location to take examinations. For information about how to get started, go to http://www2.gccaz.edu/e-courses/getting-started and click the "Login To Canvas" link at the bottom of the page (https://learn.maricopa.edu/login/ldap).
      Class 22172 costs include Fire Science Class Fee: $5

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 Instructor Availability
15395 Spring 2016 Glendale
FS B
In Person 01/25/2016- 05/13/2016 M 9:00AM- 11:45AM
  • R. Rooney
Class Started
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Introduction Fire Service Ethics (FSC119) 3 Credits

Ethical issues, standards, and philosophical consideration of moral problems encountered in fire service. Ethical responsibility of fire service personnel and those they serve. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15479 Spring 2016 Glendale
Online Class
Internet 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • R. Muniz
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 15479 is an Online course. Students must register by the start date of the class. Students are required to submit a minimum initial assignment within the first five days of class, including the start date. For information about how to get started, go to http://www2.gccaz.edu/e-courses/getting-started and click the "Login To Canvas" link at the bottom of the page (https://learn.maricopa.edu/login/ldap).
      These are online required resources for enrollment in this class: CT2Learn is an education company that has published or manages much of the required course content. To access this content, you will need to subscribe to the CT2Learn content platform. http://ct2learn.com/students.php Go to CT2Learn to register and pay for low cost short term (Approx. $60.00 membership).
      Class 15479 costs include Fire Science Class Fee: $5

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
15322 Spring 2016 Glendale
Arranged
In Person 01/23/2016- 03/12/2016 W,Sat 6:00PM- 8:00PM
  • K. Nixon
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 15322 meets at Glendale Public Safety Train C Saturdays from Jan 23 to Mar 12, 2016 from 8:00AM - 1:00PM
      Class 15322 also meets at Arranged Wednesdays from Jan 27 to Mar 09, 2016 from 6:00PM - 8:00PM
      Class 15322 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 15322 costs include Fire Science Class Fee: $65
    • Additional Class Notes: The FSC130 weekday evening classes will be held at the West Bleachers of the GCC Stadium. The Physical test is conducted on weekends at the Glendale Regional Public Safety Training Center, 11550 W. Glendale Avenue, Glendale. Please come to the Public Safety Sciences department, second floor receptionist desk, before going to the Enrollment Center to register. Department permission required.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15323 Spring 2016 Glendale
Stadium West Section
In Person 04/02/2016- 05/28/2016 W,Sat 6:00PM- 8:00PM
  • K. Nixon
Open
199 of 200 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 15323 meets at Glendale Public Safety Train C Saturdays from Apr 02 to May 28, 2016 from 8:00AM - 1:00PM
      Class 15323 also meets at Stadium West Section Wednesdays from Apr 06 to May 25, 2016 from 6:00PM - 8:00PM
      Class 15323 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 15323 costs include Fire Science Class Fee: $65
    • Additional Class Notes: The FSC130 weekday evening classes will be held at the West Bleachers of the GCC Stadium. The Physical test is conducted on weekends at the Glendale Regional Public Safety Training Center, 11550 W. Glendale Avenue, Glendale. Please come to the Public Safety Sciences department, second floor receptionist desk, before going to the Enrollment Center to register. Department permission required.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15388 Spring 2016 Glendale
Arranged
In Person 01/23/2016- 03/12/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Nixon
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 15388 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 15388 is for students with a time conflict.
      Class 15388 costs include Fire Science Class Fee: $65
    • Additional Class Notes: The FSC130 weekday evening classes will be held at the West Bleachers of the GCC Stadium. The Physical test is conducted on weekends at the Glendale Regional Public Safety Training Center, 11550 W. Glendale Avenue, Glendale. Please come to the Public Safety Sciences department, second floor receptionist desk, before going to the Enrollment Center to register. Department permission required.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15389 Spring 2016 Glendale
Arranged
In Person 04/02/2016- 05/28/2016 N/A N/A
  • K. Nixon
Open
183 of 200 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 15389 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 15389 is for students with a time conflict.
      Class 15389 costs include Fire Science Class Fee: $65
    • Additional Class Notes: The FSC130 weekday evening classes will be held at the West Bleachers of the GCC Stadium. The Physical test is conducted on weekends at the Glendale Regional Public Safety Training Center, 11550 W. Glendale Avenue, Glendale. Please come to the Public Safety Sciences department, second floor receptionist desk, before going to the Enrollment Center to register. Department permission required.

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 Instructors Availability
15397 Spring 2016 Glendale
Stadium West Section
In Person 01/19/2016- 05/13/2016 Tu 6:00PM- 10:00PM
  • K. Nixon
  • S. Snyder
Closed
No Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 15397 costs include Fitness Center User Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: These classes meet in the west section of the stadium.

Supervisory Training For Firefighters (FSC202) 3 Credits

Administrative methods applied to the fire service, departmental organization, and personnel management. Includes fire alarm signaling systems, fire service planning, and relationships with other city departments. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
15494 Spring 2016 Glendale
Online Class
Internet 01/16/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • R. Muniz
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 15494 is an Online course. Students must register by the start date of the class. Students are required to submit a minimum initial assignment within the first five days of class, including the start date. In addition, students may be required to come to campus or an alternate proctored location to take examinations. For information about how to get started, go to http://www2.gccaz.edu/e-courses/getting-started and click the "Login To Canvas" link at the bottom of the page (https://learn.maricopa.edu/login/ldap).
      These are online required resources for enrollment in this class: CT2Learn is an education company that has published or manages much of the required course content. To access this content, you will need to subscribe to the CT2Learn content platform: http://ct2learn.com/students.php

      Go to CT2Learn to register and pay for low cost short term (Approx. $60.00 membership). Online Content / Access needs to be completed: http://ct2learn.com/students.php

Firefighter Safety and Building Construction (FSC208) 3 Credits

Actions necessary to provide for the safety of firefighters operating on the fireground. Effects that fire and heat may have on various types of building construction resulting in the loss of structural integrity. Includes signs and symptoms of structural damage. Prerequisites: FSC113, or permission of Instructor, or equivalent.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37920 Spring 2016 Glendale
Online Class
Internet 03/21/2016- 05/13/2016 N/A N/A
  • R. Perez
Open
17 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 37920 is an Online course. Students must register by the start date of the class. Students are required to submit a minimum initial assignment within the first five days of class, including the start date. In addition, students may be required to come to campus or an alternate proctored location to take examinations. For information about how to get started, go to http://www2.gccaz.edu/e-courses/getting-started and click the "Login To Canvas" link at the bottom of the page (https://learn.maricopa.edu/login/ldap).
      Class 37920 costs include Fire Science Class Fee: $5
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