Matched 30 Courses / 86 Classes

Introduction to Fire Service Selection and Entry (FSC101) 4 Credits

Overview of the application and selection processes used by various fire departments and fire service organizations. Focus on the skills and abilities required for entry-level positions in the fire department, including oral and written communication skills, mathematical and mechanical skills, problem-solving skills, and physical agility and stamina. 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.
Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22164 Fall 2021 Mesa
DTC/Centennial Way Room 422
Hybrid 08/31/2021 - 11/16/2021 Tu 5:00PM - 7:40PM
  • Staff
Open
13 of 18 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
37121 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Q 401 - Classroom w/Pods
In Person 09/01/2021 - 12/17/2021 W 5:00PM - 7:30PM
  • D. Sanchez
  • J. Anderson
  • C. Montano
Open
9 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
      Class 37121 costs include FSC Course Fee: $15

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. Satisfies minimum standards for certification testing set forth by the current Arizona State Training and Certifying Authority. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in FSC105, FSC130, and permission of Instructor. Corequisites: (FSC134 or FSC234) and FSC174.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22148 Fall 2021 Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M,Tu,W,Th 5:00PM - 10:00PM
  • Staff
Open
16 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session.

      Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.
      Class 22148 is located at the Mesa Public Safety Training Facility: 3260 North 40th Street, Mesa, AZ 85215. Course fees are $200 payable at time of registration. Student will be required to purchase other learning supplies such as books and uniform items. Students registered for FSC102 (11 credits) must concurrently enroll in a designated section of FSC134 (3 credits). This course utilizes a blended learning component for enhanced learning. Students will be expected to complete on-line assignments and exams. Special registration is required through the Fire Science Department; please visit http://www.mesacc.edu/departments/fire-science-emt to download an application, view prerequisite courses, or contact the department.
    • Additional Class Notes: Special registration is required through the EMT/Fire Science Department; please visit www.mesacc.edu/departments/fire-science-emt to complete the registration form, view prerequisite courses, or contact the department.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34267 Fall 2021 Glendale
GPSTC - Room 109
In Person 08/21/2021 - 12/11/2021 M,W,Sat 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
10 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 34267 meets at GPSTC - Room 109 Saturdays from Aug 21 to Dec 11, 2021 from 8:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 34267 also meets at GPSTC - Room 109 Mondays/Wednesdays from Aug 23 to Dec 08, 2021 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      Class 34267 is held at the Glendale Regional Public Safety Training Center, 11550 W. Glendale Avenue, Glendale.
      CONCURRENT STREAMING ONLINE and IN PERSON
      This class is taught as an in-person and live online delivery class at the same time. Live Online content will be streamed during the in-person class.
      Class 34267 costs include FSC Course Fee: $550
    • Additional Class Notes: Students need to be sponsored by an outside Fire agency and have a FSC Academy Application filled out and submitted to the Public Safety Sciences department.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34271 Fall 2021 Glendale
Glendale Public Safety Train C
In Person 08/21/2021 - 12/11/2021 Tu,Th,Sat 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 34271 meets at Glendale Public Safety Train C Saturdays from Aug 21 to Dec 09, 2021 from 8:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 34271 also meets at Glendale Public Safety Train C Tuesdays/Thursdays from Aug 24 to Dec 09, 2021 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      Class 34271 is held at the Glendale Regional Public Safety Training Center, 11550 W. Glendale Avenue, Glendale, AZ
      CONCURRENT STREAMING ONLINE and IN PERSON
      This class is taught as an in-person and live online delivery class at the same time. Live Online content will be streamed during the in-person class.
      Class 34271 costs include FSC Course Fee: $550
    • Additional Class Notes: Students need to be sponsored by an outside Fire agency and have a FSC Academy Application filled out and submitted to the Public Safety Sciences department.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
19291 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 08/21/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th,Sat 6:00PM - 10:30PM
  • T. Allred
  • S. Paynter
  • D. Sanchez
  • P. Sunder
  • T. West
Open
40 of 40 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 19291 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Tuesdays/Thursdays from Aug 21 to Dec 17, 2021 from 6:00PM - 10:30PM
      Class 19291 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Saturdays from Aug 21 to Dec 16, 2021 from 7:00AM - 5:00PM
      Course Fee: $350. Class meets Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday at the Phoenix Fire Dept Training Academy, classroom 2, 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. Class Times: Tues & Thurs 6:00-10:30PM, Sat 7:00AM-5:00PM. Requires co-enrollment in FSC134-19292 or 19627 or 37173 or 37177 and Co-enrollment in FSC174-20135 or 20136. Additional requirements include submission of a course interest form, participation in a selection process, and the purchase of other learning supplies (book & uniform items) prior to class start. Visit www.paradisevalley.edu/fire or call 602-787-6782 for information.
      Orientation Required
      Requires out-of-class online access to the Canvas Learning Mgmt System
      Access available through www.paradisevalley.edu
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Additional Class Notes: Fire Fighter Operations Academy - FF I & II
      *Verification of Official CPAT (within 6 months) required
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
19635 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 08/21/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th,Sat 6:00PM - 10:30PM
  • T. Allred
  • S. Paynter
  • D. Sanchez
  • P. Sunder
  • T. West
Open
40 of 40 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 19635 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Tuesdays/Thursdays from Aug 21 to Dec 17, 2021 from 6:00PM - 10:30PM
      Class 19635 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Saturdays from Aug 21 to Dec 16, 2021 from 7:00AM - 5:00PM
      Course Fee: $350. Class meets Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday at the Phoenix Fire Dept Training Academy, classroom 2, 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. Class Times: Tues & Thurs 6:00-10:30PM, Sat 7:00AM-5:00PM. Requires co-enrollment in FSC134-19292 or 19627 or 37173 or 37177 and Co-enrollment in FSC174-20135 or 20136. Additional requirements include submission of a course interest form, participation in a selection process, and the purchase of other learning supplies (book & uniform items) prior to class start. Visit www.paradisevalley.edu/fire or call 602-787-6782 for information.
      Orientation Required
      Requires out-of-class online access to the Canvas Learning Mgmt System
      Access available through www.paradisevalley.edu
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Additional Class Notes: Fire Fighter Operations Academy - FF I & II
      *Verification of Official CPAT (within 6 months) required
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
20205 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 08/21/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th,Sat 6:00PM - 10:30PM
  • T. Allred
  • S. Paynter
  • D. Sanchez
  • P. Sunder
  • T. West
Open
40 of 40 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 20205 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Tuesdays/Thursdays from Aug 21 to Dec 17, 2021 from 6:00PM - 10:30PM
      Class 20205 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Saturdays from Aug 21 to Dec 16, 2021 from 7:00AM - 5:00PM
      Course Fee: $350. Class meets Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday at the Phoenix Fire Dept Training Academy, classroom 2, 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. Class Times: Tues & Thurs 6:00-10:30PM, Sat 7:00AM-5:00PM. Requires co-enrollment in FSC134-19292 or 19267 or 37173 or 37177 and Co-enrollment in FSC174-20135 or 20136. Additional requirements include submission of a course interest form, participation in a selection process, and the purchase of other learning supplies (book & uniform items) prior to class start. Visit www.paradisevalley.edu/fire or call 602-787-6782 for information.
      Requires out-of-class online access to the Canvas Learning Mgmt System
      Access available through www.paradisevalley.edu
      Orientation Required
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Additional Class Notes: Fire Fighter Operations Academy - FF I & II
      *Verification of Official CPAT (within 6 months) required
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
37118 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 08/21/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th,Sat 6:00PM - 10:30PM
  • T. Allred
  • S. Paynter
  • D. Sanchez
  • P. Sunder
  • T. West
Open
40 of 40 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 37118 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Tuesdays/Thursdays from Aug 21 to Dec 17, 2021 from 6:00PM - 10:30PM
      Class 37118 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Saturdays from Aug 21 to Dec 16, 2021 from 7:00AM - 5:00PM
      Course Fee: $350. Class meets Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday at the Phoenix Fire Dept Training Academy, classroom 2, 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. Class Times: Tues & Thurs 6:00-10:30PM, Sat 7:00AM-5:00PM. Requires co-enrollment in FSC134-19292 or 19627 or 37173 or 37177 and Co-enrollment in FSC174-20135 or 20136. Additional requirements include submission of a course interest form, participation in a selection process, and the purchase of other learning supplies (book & uniform items) prior to class start. Visit www.paradisevalley.edu/fire or call 602-787-6782 for information.
      Requires out-of-class online access to the Canvas Learning Mgmt System
      Access available through www.paradisevalley.edu
      Orientation Required
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Additional Class Notes: Fire Fighter Operations Academy - FF I & II
      *Verification of Official CPAT (within 6 months) required
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24353 Fall 2021 Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
45 of 45 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 24353: Mesa Fire Academy only
      Class 24353 costs include FSC Course Fee: $200
    • Additional Class Notes: Special registration is required through the EMT/Fire Science Department; please visit www.mesacc.edu/departments/fire-science-emt to complete the registration form, view prerequisite courses, or contact the department.

Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations (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. Satisfies minimum standards for certification testing set forth by the current ProBoard and/or Arizona State Training and Certifying Authority.
Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34358 Fall 2021 Glendale
PSS 151
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 10/18/2021 M 9:00AM - 12:00PM
  • S. Stumbaugh
Open
6 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID
      Class meets in-person on campus on the designated days and times. Additional work will be required online.
      Class 34358 costs include FSC Course Fee: $50
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22149 Fall 2021 Mesa
DTC/Centennial Way Room 422
In Person 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M,W 10:30AM - 12:00PM
  • Staff
Open
15 of 18 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34359 Fall 2021 Glendale
PSS 151
Hybrid 08/24/2021 - 10/18/2021 Tu 6:00PM - 8:50PM
  • S. Stumbaugh
Open
10 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 34359 meets at PSS 151 on Tuesday Aug 24, 2021 from 6:00PM - 8:50PM
      Class 34359 also meets at PSS 151 on Tuesday Aug 31, 2021 from 6:00PM - 8:50PM
      Class 34359 also meets at PSS 151 on Tuesday Sep 14, 2021 from 6:00PM - 8:50PM
      Class 34359 also meets at PSS 151 on Tuesday Sep 28, 2021 from 6:00PM - 8:50PM
      Class 34359 also meets at PSS 151 on Tuesday Oct 12, 2021 from 6:00PM - 8:50PM
      HYBRID
      Class meets in-person on campus on the designated days and times. Additional work will be required online.
      Class 34359 costs include FSC Course Fee: $50
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22150 Fall 2021 Mesa
DTC/Centennial Way Room 422
In Person 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th 10:00AM - 12:00PM
  • Staff
Open
13 of 18 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
34360 Fall 2021 Glendale
PSS 151
Hybrid 10/22/2021 - 12/10/2021 F 9:00AM - 12:00PM
  • D. Green
  • T. Legamaro
Open
9 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      8-Week class
      HYBRID
      Class meets in-person on campus on the designated days and times. Additional work will be required online.
      Class 34360 costs include FSC Course Fee: $50
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
19276 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Q 120A - Classroom
In Person 09/03/2021 - 12/17/2021 F 9:00AM - 11:30AM
  • D. Sanchez
  • C. Johnson
Open
13 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 19276 meets at Q 120A - Classroom Fridays from Sep 03 to Dec 17, 2021 from 9:00AM - 11:30AM
      Class 19276 also meets at Q 120B - Classroom Fridays from Sep 03 to Dec 17, 2021 from 9:00AM - 11:30AM
      Skills days may be scheduled at a different day, time & location (Phoenix Fire Dept Training Academy). Instructor will advise.
      *Prior to CLASS START, students must also obtain an EIN # for IFSAC testing. For instructions, please refer to www.paradisevalley.edu/fire, click on "Fire Science", then clidk on "HAZMAT".
      Voluntary IFSAC accredited certification testing is available after successful completion of the course (confer with the instructor). *Additional certification testing fee is required by the Az Center for Fire Service Excellence.
      Flex Start Class
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Additional Class Notes: All participants will need to acquire a FEMA student ID # and must complete the AWR 160, WMD/Terrorism Awareness for Emergency Responders, prior to the start of class. Please refer to the PVCC FSC website for instructions on completing these requirements; http://www.paradisevalley.edu/fire, click on "Fire Science", then "Hazmat".
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19297 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 11/12/2021 - 11/21/2021 F,Sat,Su 6:00PM - 10:00PM
  • C. Johnson
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 19297 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Fridays from Nov 12 to Nov 19, 2021 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      Class 19297 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Saturdays/Sundays from Nov 13 to Nov 21, 2021 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Course Fee: $40. Dates: 11/12-11/21. Meets 2 weeks on Fri, Sat & Sun at the Phoenix Fire Department Training Academy classroom 2, located at 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. Class times; Friday 6:00-10:00PM, Sat & Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM. Includes 16 hrs of hands-on skills training including the use of B level encapsulated entry suits & Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA).
      Partnered with Texas A & M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX). Course meets NFPA 472, 2013 ed.
      Successful candidates will receive Dept Homeland Security(DHS)/FEMA certification in Haz Mat-WMD/Terrorism 1st Responder Awareness & Operations through TEEX. * ProBoard accredited certification testing will be conducted during the course (info will be provided by the instructor). *Additional ProBoard testing fee may be required.
      Class Meets for Two (2) Weeks
      Flex Start Class
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Additional Class Notes: All participants will need to acquire a FEMA student ID # and must complete the AWR 160, WMD/Terrorism Awareness for Emergency Responders, prior to the start of class. Please refer to the PVCC FSC website for instructions on completing these requirements; http://www.paradisevalley.edu/fire, click on "Fire Science", then "Hazmat".
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19288 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 09/17/2021 - 09/26/2021 F,Sat,Su 6:00PM - 10:00PM
  • C. Johnson
Open
16 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 19288 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Fridays from Sep 17 to Sep 24, 2021 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      Class 19288 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Saturdays/Sundays from Sep 18 to Sep 26, 2021 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Course Fee: $40. Dates: 9/17-9/26. Meets 2 weeks on Fri, Sat & Sun at the Phoenix Fire Department Training Academy classroom 2, located at 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. Class times; Friday 6:00-10:00PM, Sat & Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM. Includes 16 hrs of hands-on skills training including the use of B level encapsulated entry suits & Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA).
      Partnered with Texas A & M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX). Course meets NFPA 472, 2013 ed.
      Successful candidates will receive Dept Homeland Security(DHS)/FEMA certification in Haz Mat-WMD/Terrorism 1st Responder Awareness & Operations through TEEX. * ProBoard accredited certification testing will be conducted during the course (info will be provided by the instructor). *Additional ProBoard testing fee may be required.
      Class Meets for Two (2) Weeks
      Flex Start Class
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
    • Additional Class Notes: All participants will need to acquire a FEMA student ID # and must complete the AWR 160, WMD/Terrorism Awareness for Emergency Responders, prior to the start of class. Please refer to the PVCC FSC website for instructions on completing these requirements; http://www.paradisevalley.edu/fire, click on "Fire Science", then "Hazmat".
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24351 Fall 2021 Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
45 of 45 Seats Available

Introduction To Fire Protection (FSC106) 3 Credits

History and evaluation of fire department organization. Role of the fire service in the community. Responsibilities of the fire administrator including organization, departmental functions, interdepartmental relationships, management of buildings and equipment; techniques of fire-fighting. Also includes emergency medical services and fire prevention. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
37135 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/30/2021 - 10/15/2021 N/A N/A
  • D. Sanchez
  • S. Petrie
  • B. Scholl
Open
26 of 28 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is an 8 week course. In conjunction, students are encouraged to take FSC108-Fundamentals of Fire Prevention (online), offered during the second 8 weeks of the semester.
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.

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
19277 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 10/18/2021 - 12/10/2021 N/A N/A
  • S. Petrie
  • B. Scholl
Open
25 of 28 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is an 8 week course. In conjunction, students are encouraged to also take FSC106-Intro to Fire Protection (online), offered during the first 8 weeks of the semester.
      Flex Start Class
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
      Class 19277 costs include FSC Course Fee: $10
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22151 Fall 2021 Mesa
Online Course
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
14 of 18 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34268 Fall 2021 Glendale
Online Class
Online 10/18/2021 - 12/10/2021 N/A N/A
  • M. Blaire
Open
23 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      8-Week class
      ONLINE
      Online classes are completely asynchronous but may include optional synchronous components such as review sessions, office hours, etc.

      Students are required to have access to a computer/mobile device and Internet access, and a webcam may be necessary for specific classes.

      Students are required to submit an initial assignment due within the first few days of class.

      For information about how to get started, go to https://www.gccaz.edu/online/readiness. Click 'Canvas' link in column on the left and then click 'Log in to Canvas': https://learn.maricopa.edu/login/ldap

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. Satisfies minimum standards for certification testing set forth by the National Wildland Coordinating Group (NWCG).
Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34256 Fall 2021 Glendale
GPSTC - Room 109
In Person 12/10/2021 - 12/19/2021 F,Sat,Su 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • T. Esquibel
Open
9 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      2-Week class
      Class 34256 is held at the Glendale Regional Public Safety Training Center, 11550 W. Glendale Avenue, Glendale.
      Class 34256 costs include FSC Course Fee: $15
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22160 Fall 2021 Mesa
DTC/Centennial Way Room 422
Hybrid 10/30/2021 - 11/13/2021 Sat 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
4 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session.

      Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.
      Class 22160 Students may contact instructor at: alan.sinclair.jr@mesacc.edu
      Class 22160 costs include FSC Course Fee: $25
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19285 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Q 401 - Classroom w/Pods
In Person 10/02/2021 - 10/10/2021 Sat,Su 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • K. Shaver
Open
12 of 16 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class meets on Saturday & Sunday, 10/2 - 10/10
      Flex Start Class
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
      Class 19285 costs include FSC Course Fee: $40
    • Additional Class Notes: Successful completion & testing will award NWCG Wildland FF 2 certification including S-130 & 190, L-180 & I-100 certifications.
      Includes Field Operations requiring physical exertion. Involves hands-on training in Wildland fire fighting concepts utilizing a variety of tools & equipment .
      Class Meets for Two (2) Weeks
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19286 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Q 401 - Classroom w/Pods
In Person 12/04/2021 - 12/12/2021 Sat,Su 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • K. Shaver
Open
16 of 16 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class meets on Saturday & Sunday, 12/4 - 12/12
      Flex Start Class
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
      Class 19286 costs include FSC Course Fee: $40
    • Additional Class Notes: Successful completion & testing will award NWCG Wildland FF 2 certification including S-130 & 190, L-180 & I-100 certifications.
      Includes Field Operations requiring physical exertion. Involves hands-on training in Wildland fire fighting concepts utilizing a variety of tools & equipment .
      Class Meets for Two (2) Weeks

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
34285 Fall 2021 Glendale
Glendale Public Safety Bldg
In Person 11/19/2021 - 11/21/2021 F,Sat,Su 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • J. Klidas
Open
11 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Class 34285 costs include FSC Course Fee: $40
    • Additional Class Notes: DMV 3 year driving record required on the first day of class.

Introduction to Fire Suppression (FSC113) 3 Credits

Introduction to the characteristics and behavior of fire, fire hazard properties of ordinary materials, extinguishing agents, firefighter safety, fire suppression organization and equipment, and basic fire fighting tactics.
Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34350 Fall 2021 Glendale
Online Class
Online 10/12/2021 - 12/03/2021 N/A N/A
  • M. Hill
Open
22 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: ONLINE
      Online classes are completely asynchronous but may include optional synchronous components such as review sessions, office hours, etc.

      Students are required to have access to a computer/mobile device and Internet access, and a webcam may be necessary for specific classes.

      Students are required to submit an initial assignment due within the first few days of class.

      For information about how to get started, go to https://www.gccaz.edu/online/readiness. Click 'Canvas' link in column on the left and then click 'Log in to Canvas': https://learn.maricopa.edu/login/ldap
      9-Week class
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 34350 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 34378 held Wed from 9:00AM to 12:00PM at PSS 151 (S. Stumbaugh)

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
22166 Fall 2021 Mesa
Downtown Center/Centennial Way
Hybrid 08/24/2021 - 10/12/2021 Tu 5:00PM - 8:00PM
  • Staff
Open
26 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session.

      Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.
      Class 22166 Students may contact instructor at paul.shupe@mesacc.edu
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34349 Fall 2021 Glendale
Online Class
Online 08/23/2021 - 10/15/2021 N/A N/A
  • S. Stumbaugh
Open
16 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: ONLINE
      Online classes are completely asynchronous but may include optional synchronous components such as review sessions, office hours, etc.

      Students are required to have access to a computer/mobile device and Internet access, and a webcam may be necessary for specific classes.

      Students are required to submit an initial assignment due within the first few days of class.

      For information about how to get started, go to https://www.gccaz.edu/online/readiness. Click 'Canvas' link in column on the left and then click 'Log in to Canvas': https://learn.maricopa.edu/login/ldap

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 Instructor Availability
36549 Fall 2021 Glendale
Online Class
Online 10/18/2021 - 12/15/2021 N/A N/A
  • S. Stumbaugh
Open
21 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: ONLINE
      Online classes are completely asynchronous but may include optional synchronous components such as review sessions, office hours, etc.

      Students are required to have access to a computer/mobile device and Internet access, and a webcam may be necessary for specific classes.

      Students are required to submit an initial assignment due within the first few days of class.

      For information about how to get started, go to https://www.gccaz.edu/online/readiness. Click 'Canvas' link in column on the left and then click 'Log in to Canvas': https://learn.maricopa.edu/login/ldap
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22161 Fall 2021 Mesa
Online Course
Online 10/18/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
25 of 30 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified.

      Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.
      Class 22161 Students may contact instructor at: carl.grant@mesacc.edu

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
34311 Fall 2021 Glendale
Online Class
Online 08/23/2021 - 10/15/2021 N/A N/A
  • R. Muniz
Open
20 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: ONLINE
      Online classes are completely asynchronous but may include optional synchronous components such as review sessions, office hours, etc.

      Students are required to have access to a computer/mobile device and Internet access, and a webcam may be necessary for specific classes.

      Students are required to submit an initial assignment due within the first few days of class.

      For information about how to get started, go to https://www.gccaz.edu/online/readiness. Click 'Canvas' link in column on the left and then click 'Log in to Canvas': https://learn.maricopa.edu/login/ldap

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 accredited International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) at the end of the course at a IAFF licensed agency.
Prerequisites: None. Note: FSC130 is 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
22153 Fall 2021 Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center RM
In Person 10/18/2021 - 12/17/2021 M 2:30PM - 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
19 of 20 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22163 Fall 2021 Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center RM
In Person 08/23/2021 - 10/15/2021 M 2:30PM - 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
13 of 20 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
34302 Fall 2021 Glendale
Glendale Public Safety Train C
In Person 09/18/2021 - 10/09/2021 Sat 8:00AM - 1:00PM
  • K. Nixon
  • S. Snyder
Open
10 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      8-Week class
      Class 34302 costs include FSC Course Fee: $65
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
34313 Fall 2021 Glendale
Glendale Public Safety Train C
In Person 10/30/2021 - 12/11/2021 Sat 8:00AM - 12:00PM
  • S. Snyder
  • K. Nixon
Open
8 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      5-Week class
      Class 34313 costs include FSC Course Fee: $65
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34314 Fall 2021 Glendale
Glendale Public Safety Train C
In Person 10/30/2021 - 12/11/2021 Sat N/A
  • K. Nixon
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      5-Week class
      Class 34314 costs include FSC Course Fee: $65
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34303 Fall 2021 Glendale
Arranged
In Person 09/18/2021 - 10/09/2021 N/A N/A
  • K. Nixon
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      8-Week class
      Class 34303 costs include FSC Course Fee: $65
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24352 Fall 2021 Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
45 of 45 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 24352 Mesa Fire Department Fire Academy only.
      Class 24352 costs include FSC Course Fee: $80
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
19639 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 09/13/2021 - 12/10/2021 N/A N/A
  • G. Orosco
  • B. Sunder
Open
22 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Permission of Department Required
      Permission of Department Required
      This section is for CBE (credit by exam).
      Requirements: must attend a min of 6 preparatory and practice sessions with the course instructor at the designated training location (info will be provided by the instructor(s) upon approval to enroll). There are no set days and times for the training sessions, as they are scheduled by student with the instructor(s) at the start of the semester. Students who successfully complete the 6 preparatory and practice sessions will then proceed to take an official CPAT test at one of the local licensed CPAT testing sites (instructor(s) will provide detailed information on approved testing sites). Student is responsible for Official CPAT testing fees through the organization providing the official test. Successful completion of the Official CPAT test is required for a passing grade. Additionally, student will be required to submit verification of attendance & performance signed by the instructor(s) via a timesheet submitted thru Canvas once requirements for course have been met.

      For information and approval to enroll, please contact Brandon Sunder at brandon.sunder@paradisevalley.edu, and make sure to include your eight digit student ID (ex: 31234567) and best contact phone number in the email.
      Class 25635 costs include FSC Course Fee: $35

Introduction To Urban Technical Rescue (FSC131) 3 Credits

Practical application of safe rescue practices for urban technical rescue. Includes ropes and rope systems, trench rescue, confined-space rescue, swiftwater rescue, and rescue from collapsed structures. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19298 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 09/29/2021 - 12/15/2021 N/A N/A
  • D. Sanchez
Open
7 of 7 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for Credit by Exam or override. Enrollment requires permission of instructor or Fire Science Dept. Please call 602-787-6782 for assistance.
      Class 19298 costs include FSC Course Fee: $50

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
19292 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 08/23/2021 - 12/13/2021 M 5:00PM - 8:00PM
  • D. Ewan
  • G. Orosco
Open
18 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Requires co-enrollment in FSC102. For assistance call EMT/Fire Science Office at (602) 787-6782.
      NOTE: Class location will be at the Phoenix Fire Training Academy located @ 2425 W Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85009.
      Class 19292 costs include FSC Course Fee: $85
    • Additional Class Notes: Permission of Department Required
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
37173 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M 5:00PM - 8:00PM
  • D. Ewan
  • G. Orosco
Open
40 of 40 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Requires co-enrollment in FSC102. For assistance call EMT/Fire Science Office at (602) 787-6782.
      NOTE: Class location will be at the Phoenix Fire Training Academy located @ 2425 W Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85009.
      Class 37173 costs include FSC Course Fee: $85
    • Additional Class Notes: Permission of Department Required
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34269 Fall 2021 Glendale
Stadium West Section
In Person 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M 6:00PM - 9:50PM
  • K. Nixon
Open
12 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 34269 is for students in the FSC102 class.

      Meet in the west section of the stadium.
      CONCURRENT STREAMING ONLINE and IN PERSON
      This class is taught as an in-person and live online delivery class at the same time. Live Online content will be streamed during the in-person class.
      Class 34269 costs include FSC Course Fee: $20
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22152 Fall 2021 Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
Hybrid 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M,Tu,W,Th 3:30PM - 4:45PM
  • Staff
Open
16 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session.

      Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.
      Class 22152 is located at the Mesa Public Safety Training Facility: 3260 North 40th Street, Mesa, AZ 85215. Course fees are $30 payable at time of registration. Student will be required to purchase other learning supplies such as uniform items. Students registered for FSC102 (11 credits) must concurrently enroll in a designated section of FSC134 (3 credits). This course utilizes a blended learning component for enhanced learning. Students will be expected to complete on-line assignments and exams. Special registration is required through the Fire Science Department; please visit http://www.mesacc.edu/departments/fire-science-emt to download an application, view prerequisite courses, or contact the department. Students may contact instructor at: elizabeth.sambach@mesacc.edu
    • Additional Class Notes: Special registration is required through the EMT/Fire Science Department; please visit www.mesacc.edu/departments/fire-science-emt to complete the registration form, view prerequisite courses, or contact the department.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34270 Fall 2021 Glendale
Stadium West Section
In Person 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu 6:00PM - 9:50PM
  • K. Nixon
Open
10 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 34270 is for students in the FSC102 class.

      Meet in the west section of the stadium.
      CONCURRENT STREAMING ONLINE and IN PERSON
      This class is taught as an in-person and live online delivery class at the same time. Live Online content will be streamed during the in-person class.
      Class 34270 costs include FSC Course Fee: $20
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
19627 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 08/25/2021 - 12/15/2021 W 5:00PM - 8:00PM
  • D. Ewan
  • G. Orosco
Open
18 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Requires co-enrollment in FSC102. For assistance call EMT/Fire Science Office at (602) 787-6782.
      NOTE: Class location will be at the Phoenix Fire Training Academy located @ 2425 W Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85009.
      Class 19627 costs include FSC Course Fee: $85
    • Additional Class Notes: Permission of Department Required
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
37177 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 08/25/2021 - 12/17/2021 W 5:00PM - 8:00PM
  • D. Ewan
  • G. Orosco
Open
40 of 40 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Requires co-enrollment in FSC102. For assistance call EMT/Fire Science Office at (602) 787-6782.
      NOTE: Class location will be at the Phoenix Fire Training Academy located @ 2425 W Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85009.
    • Additional Class Notes: Permission of Department Required
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24354 Fall 2021 Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
45 of 45 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 24354 Mesa Fire Department Fire Academy only.
      Class 24354 costs include FSC Course Fee: $30
    • Additional Class Notes: Special registration is required through the EMT/Fire Science Department; please visit www.mesacc.edu/departments/fire-science-emt to complete the registration form, view prerequisite courses, or contact the department.

Emergency Response to Terrorism (FSC139) 3 Credits

Fundamentals of emergency response to suspected terrorist events. Historical perspective of terrorist activities and methods by which responders can identify and protect themselves and the public from these threats. Coordination of responding agencies. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24720 Fall 2021 Mesa
Online Course
Online 10/18/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
23 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified.

      Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.
      Students may contact instructor at keith.hargis@mesacc.edu
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18387 Fall 2021 Phoenix
ONLINE CANVAS
Online 09/27/2021 - 10/31/2021 N/A N/A
  • B. Williams
Open
19 of 20 Seats Available

Emergency Preparedness (FSC147) 3 Credits

Emergency preparedness related to natural and man-made disasters. Planning concepts and the planning process; awareness and education programs and strategies for the general community as well as business and industries. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18391 Fall 2021 Phoenix
ONLINE CANVAS
Online 10/25/2021 - 11/28/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
19 of 20 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19746 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 10/25/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • J. Bonnell
Open
28 of 28 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6750.

      Online classes do not meet at specific class times. Coursework must be completed according to deadlines. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device.
      Class 19746 costs include FSC Course Fee: $10
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24721 Fall 2021 Mesa
Online Course
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
23 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified.

      Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.
      Students may contact instructor at keith.hargis@mesacc.edu

Fundamentals of Emergency Management (FSC148) 3 Credits

Emergency management systems including career opportunities, function, tasks and responsibilities of the emergency management program manager, role of the emergency manager in mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery. Past civil defense and current emergency management systems since evolution from World War II. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24701 Fall 2021 Mesa
Online Course
Online 10/18/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
23 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified.

      Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.
      Students may contact instructor keith.hargis@mesacc.edu
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17440 Fall 2021 Phoenix
ONLINE CANVAS
Online 10/25/2021 - 11/28/2021 N/A N/A
  • B. Williams
Open
19 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Class
      Flex Start Class
      Class Meets for Five (5) Weeks
    • Additional Class Notes: Also offered as AJS148: Fundamentals of Emergency Mgmt

Hazard Mitigation (FSC149) 3 Credits

Knowledge and skills required to develop programs to reduce losses from future disasters, emergencies, and other extreme events caused by natural and man-made hazards. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18389 Fall 2021 Phoenix
ONLINE CANVAS
Online 11/08/2021 - 12/12/2021 N/A N/A
  • B. Williams
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available

Ladder Operations (FSC159) 1 Credit

Comprehensive training for members of fire department ladder companies. Emphasis on safety, progressive skills, and equipment review. Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19607 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 11/06/2021 - 11/07/2021 Sat,Su 8:30AM - 5:00PM
  • D. Sanchez
Open
18 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 19607 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad on Saturday Nov 06, 2021 from 8:30AM - 5:00PM
      Class 19607 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad on Sunday Nov 07, 2021 from 8:30AM - 1:00PM
      Class meets at the Phoenix Fire Department Training Academy, 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. This course will involve hands-on skills & physical exertion while wearing FF protective equipment.
      *PREREQUISITE WAIVED
      Evidence of successful completion of FSC102 or equivalent, or accredited FF I & II cert, or professional FF in state of AZ will be required to be submitted to the instructor the first day of class.
      Please contact the FSC office @ 602-787-6782 for information.
      Course fee is for turnout equip and specialized equipment use.
      Flex Start Class
      Class 19607 costs include FSC Course Fee: $75

Functions of Command (FSC174) 2 Credits

Basic functions of command in the fire service. Includes brief history and future trends of incident command. Analysis of recent local, national, and international tactical and strategic concerns. Utilizes a Command Training Center to provide real-time, computer- and prop-enhanced simulations. Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor. Corequisites: FSC102.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24633 Fall 2021 Mesa: Dobson Campus
DTC/Centennial Way Room 451
Hybrid 09/03/2021 - 12/17/2021 F 10:30AM - 12:00PM
  • Staff
Open
14 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session.

      Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.
      Class 24633 Students may contact instructor at: hans.silberschlag@mesacc.edu
    • Additional Class Notes: Special registration is required through the EMT/Fire Science Department; please visit www.mesacc.edu/departments/fire-science-emt to complete the registration form, view prerequisite courses, or contact the department.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20135 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
LiveOnline
Live Online 08/27/2021 - 12/17/2021 F 5:30PM - 8:00PM
  • C. Stewart
Open
18 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Requires co-enrollment in FSC102 or permission of Fire Science Dept. Call 602-787-6782 for assistance.
      Live Online courses meet with the instructor via the internet at regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "Live Online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.

      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6750.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
20136 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
LiveOnline
Live Online 08/27/2021 - 12/17/2021 F 5:30PM - 8:00PM
  • C. Stewart
Open
18 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Requires co-enrollment in FSC102 or permission of Fire Science Dept. Call 602-787-6782 for assistance.
      Live Online courses meet with the instructor via the internet at regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "Live Online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.

      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6750.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37209 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
LiveOnline
Live Online 08/27/2021 - 12/17/2021 F 5:30PM - 8:00PM
  • C. Stewart
Open
18 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Requires co-enrollment in FSC102 or permission of Fire Science Dept. Call 602-787-6782 for assistance.
      Live Online courses meet with the instructor via the internet at regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "Live Online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.

      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6750.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24905 Fall 2021 Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
45 of 45 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 24905 Mesa Fire Department Fire Academy only.
    • Additional Class Notes: Special registration is required through the EMT/Fire Science Department; please visit www.mesacc.edu/departments/fire-science-emt to complete the registration form, view prerequisite courses, or contact the department.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34390 Fall 2021 Glendale
Online Class
Online 10/18/2021 - 11/24/2021 N/A N/A
  • J. King
Open
22 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: ONLINE
      Online classes are completely asynchronous but may include optional synchronous components such as review sessions, office hours, etc.

      Students are required to have access to a computer/mobile device and Internet access, and a webcam may be necessary for specific classes.

      Students are required to submit an initial assignment due within the first few days of class.

      For information about how to get started, go to https://www.gccaz.edu/online/readiness. Click 'Canvas' link in column on the left and then click 'Log in to Canvas': https://learn.maricopa.edu/login/ldap
      Requires co-enrollment in FSC102 or permission of Fire Science Dept.
      8-Week class

Fireground Survival (FSC175) 0.5 Credits

On-deck procedures, focusing on implementation, tasks and responsibilities, logistics, and their impact on tactics, strategy, and scene safety. Assignment of Rapid Intervention Company (RIC) responsibilities to the on-deck company. Fireground survival skills. Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19608 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 10/31/2021 - 10/31/2021 Su 8:30AM - 4:30PM
  • D. Sanchez
Open
18 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class meets at the Phoenix Fire Department Training Academy, 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. This course will involve hands-on skills & physical exertion while wearing FF protective equipment.
      Prerequisite: Successful completion of FSC102, or accredited FF I & II cert, or career FF, or Dept permission.
      *Please contact the FSC office @ 602-787-6782 for approval
      Course fee is for turnout equip and specialized equipment use
      Permission of Department Required
      Flex Start Class
      Class 19608 costs include FSC Course Fee: $50

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
20179 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
LiveOnline
Live Online 08/24/2021 - 10/21/2021 Tu,Th 4:00PM - 6:30PM
  • D. Sanchez
Open
40 of 40 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: **This class is reserved for Firefighters currently working with a municipal Fire Department. Or have Fire Science Department permission by calling (602) 787-6782.
      Live Online courses meet with the instructor via the internet at regularly scheduled dates and times set in the schedule. Students will be required to use online virtual meeting software (Google Hangouts or WebEx, both of which require a camera). This "Live Online" experience approximates the regular in-person class experience. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus.

      Online courses require reliable internet access. If you have not taken an online course or used the Canvas Classroom, go to https://www.paradisevalley.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-briefing to read the Online Briefing and take the tutorial. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6750.
      Class 20179 costs include FSC Course Fee: $85
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34379 Fall 2021 Glendale
PSS 209
Hybrid 08/18/2021 - 08/22/2021 W,Th,F,Sat,Su 8:30AM - 5:30PM
  • J. Klidas
Open
10 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID
      Class meets in-person on campus on the designated days and times. Additional work will be required online.
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34296 Fall 2021 Glendale
Online Class
Online 10/18/2021 - 12/10/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Flex Start Class
      8-Week class
      ONLINE
      Online classes are completely asynchronous but may include optional synchronous components such as review sessions, office hours, etc.

      Students are required to have access to a computer/mobile device and Internet access, and a webcam may be necessary for specific classes.

      Students are required to submit an initial assignment due within the first few days of class.

      For information about how to get started, go to https://www.gccaz.edu/online/readiness. Click 'Canvas' link in column on the left and then click 'Log in to Canvas': https://learn.maricopa.edu/login/ldap

Firefighting Tactics and Strategy (FSC204) 3 Credits

Methods of coordinating personnel, equipment, and apparatus on the fireground. Practical methods of controlling and extinguishing structural and other types of fires. Includes simulation exercises. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in FSC113 or permission of Instructor or current employment as a firefighter and/or Firefighter I and II Certification and/or related experience as determined by the Program Director.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34346 Fall 2021 Glendale
PSS 210
Hybrid 08/11/2021 - 08/15/2021 W,Th,F,Sat,Su 8:30AM - 5:30PM
  • J. Klidas
Open
13 of 13 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: HYBRID
      Class meets in-person on campus on the designated days and times. Additional work will be required online.

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: A grade of C or better in FSC113 or permission of Instructor or current employment as a firefighter and/or Firefighter I and II Certification and/or related experience as determined by the Program Director.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
34306 Fall 2021 Glendale
Online Class
Online 08/23/2021 - 10/15/2021 N/A N/A
  • R. Perez
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: ONLINE
      Online classes are completely asynchronous but may include optional synchronous components such as review sessions, office hours, etc.

      Students are required to have access to a computer/mobile device and Internet access, and a webcam may be necessary for specific classes.

      Students are required to submit an initial assignment due within the first few days of class.

      For information about how to get started, go to https://www.gccaz.edu/online/readiness. Click 'Canvas' link in column on the left and then click 'Log in to Canvas': https://learn.maricopa.edu/login/ldap

Victimology and Crisis Management (FSC258) 3 Credits

Victimology, the criminal justice system, techniques of crisis intervention, and the importance of a multicultural and global perspective. Includes sexual assault, family violence, post-traumatic stress disorder, the role of substance abuse, effective coping skills, appropriate community resources and the responsiveness of the justice system. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: C, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19752 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
M 228 - Classroom
In Person 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 M,W 7:30AM - 8:45AM
  • Staff
Open
21 of 23 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).
      PLEASE NOTE: A face covering is required to attend in-person class meetings. If the COVID restrictions and conditions change, this class may need to transition to one of our virtual modalities. For information regarding appropriate face coverings and protocols, please visit our COVID website: www.paradisevalley.edu/covid-information/covid
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19275 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
M 228 - Classroom
In Person 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 Tu,Th 12:30PM - 1:45PM
  • V. Watkins
Open
22 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
22167 Fall 2021 Mesa
Online Course
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
20 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified.

      Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.
      Class 22167 Students may contact instructor at: rose.lichtenfels@mesacc.edu
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24513 Fall 2021 Mesa
Online Course
Online 09/07/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
21 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified.

      Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.
      Class 24513 Students may contact instructor at: joann.del-colle@mesacc.edu
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19256 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 10/15/2021 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19873 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 10/18/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
23 of 23 Seats Available
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
36566 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
ONLINE
Online 08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • K. Callahan
Open
19 of 23 Seats Available

Service-Learning Experience in Fire Science (FSC282AC) 3 Credits

Unpaid Service-Learning (SL) experience, completed with approved community partner. Note: FSC282AC may be repeated for a total of six (6) credit hours. Standard grading is available according to procedures outlined in catalog. Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19496 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
Independent Study 09/10/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • D. Sanchez
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: "Fire Service Internship, CE or Special Project": For enrollment approval, contact the Fire Science Program Director at david.sanchez@paradisevalley.edu, or contact the Fire Science office @ (602) 787-6782.
      Prerequisite Required-FSC102 or accredited FF I & II certification
      Orientation Required
      Class 19496 costs include FSC Course Fee: $80
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
19495 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
Hybrid 08/21/2021 - 12/16/2021 N/A N/A
  • B. Couture
  • B. Sunder
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available

Cooperative Education (FSC296WC) 3 Credits

Work-college experiences that involve the combined efforts of educators and employers to accomplish an outcome related to the career objectives of the students. Prerequisites: Completion of at least twelve (12) college credits, minimum 2.6 grade point average and be able to obtain a position related to student's academic or career goals (student's present job may qualify) or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: Must be concurrent in at least one class which is related to student's major or career interest or with permission of the Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19868 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 10/30/2021 - 11/27/2021 Sat 7:30AM - 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: ***CLOSED delivery for current PFD Members only. Please call (602) 787-6782 for enrollment approval.
      Class meets at the Phoenix Fire Department TA, 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd., Phoenix.
      Class 19868 costs include FSC Course Fee: $80
    • Additional Class Notes: "Fire Service Internship, CE or Special Project": For enrollment approval, contact the Fire Science Program Director at david.sanchez@paradisevalley.edu, or contact the Fire Science office @ (602) 787-6782.
      Orientation Required
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19290 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
Independent Study 08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • J. Anderson
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Prerequisite Required-FSC102 or accredited FF I & II certification
      Orientation Required
      Class 19290 costs include FSC Course Fee: $80
    • Additional Class Notes: "Fire Service Internship, CE or Special Project": For enrollment approval, contact the Fire Science Program Director at david.sanchez@paradisevalley.edu, or contact the Fire Science office @ (602) 787-6782.
      Orientation Required

Special Projects (FSC298AA) 1 Credit

Organized and tailored around the interests and needs of the individual student. Structured to provide an atmosphere of individualized research and study paralleled by professional expertise and guidance. Professional-type facilities and equipment available for student use. Allows the best aspects of independent study and individualized learning to be combined to maximize student development. Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director or Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
19557 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 08/28/2021 - 12/13/2021 M,W N/A
  • D. Ewan
  • G. Orosco
  • D. Sanchez
Open
18 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 19557 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Mondays from Aug 28 to Dec 13, 2021
      Class 19557 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Wednesdays from Aug 28 to Dec 13, 2021
      FF Pre-Academy Fitness & Conditioning/FF Fitness Maintenance opportunity for those who desire to maintain a high level of FF fitness & conditioning & academy readiness.
      NOTE: Class times are from 5:00pm - 7:00pm at the Phoenix Fire Training Academy located @ 2425 W Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85009. Any additional info will be provided by the instructor(s).
      *PREREQUISITE WAIVED
      *Enrollment approval is NOT needed to enroll per FSC Program Director David Sanchez.
      Class 19557 costs include FSC Course Fee: $75

Special Projects (FSC298AB) 2 Credits

Organized and tailored around the interests and needs of the individual student. Structured to provide an atmosphere of individualized research and study paralleled by professional expertise and guidance. Professional-type facilities and equipment available for student use. Allows the best aspects of independent study and individualized learning to be combined to maximize student development. Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director or Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19609 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
Independent Study 09/10/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • D. Sanchez
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Prerequisite Required-FSC102 or accredited FF I & II certification
      Orientation Required
      Class 19609 costs include FSC Course Fee: $80
    • Additional Class Notes: "Fire Service Internship, CE or Special Project": For enrollment approval, contact the Fire Science Program Director at david.sanchez@paradisevalley.edu, or contact the Fire Science office @ (602) 787-6782.

Special Projects (FSC298AC) 3 Credits

Organized and tailored around the interests and needs of the individual student. Structured to provide an atmosphere of individualized research and study paralleled by professional expertise and guidance. Professional-type facilities and equipment available for student use. Allows the best aspects of independent study and individualized learning to be combined to maximize student development. Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director or Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19497 Fall 2021 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
Independent Study 09/10/2021 - 12/17/2021 N/A N/A
  • D. Sanchez
Open
18 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Prerequisite Required-FSC102 or accredited FF I & II certification
      Orientation Required
      Class 19497 costs include FSC Course Fee: $80
    • Additional Class Notes: "Fire Service Internship, CE or Special Project": For enrollment approval, contact the Fire Science Program Director at david.sanchez@paradisevalley.edu, or contact the Fire Science office @ (602) 787-6782.