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FSC101: Introduction to Fire Service Selection and Entry – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
28616
Mesa
DTC/Centennial Way Room 422
Hybrid
08/3011/15
Fall 2022
Tu
5:00PM – 7:40PM
  • H. Silberschlag
Closed
No Seats Available
    • 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 28616 Students may contact instructor at: hans.silberschlag@mesacc.edu
      Class 28616 costs include FSC Course Fee: $25
  • Textbook info pending
37669
Phoenix
F106
Hybrid
08/2312/15
Fall 2022
Tu,Th
9:00AM – 11:15AM
  • D. Fraijo
  • G. Morales
Open
21 of 24 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 37669 costs include FSC Course Fee: $25
  • Textbook info pending
37787
Mesa
DTC/Centennial Way Room 422
Hybrid
09/2212/16
Fall 2022
Th
5:00PM – 7:40PM
  • H. Silberschlag
Open
13 of 18 Seats Available
    • 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.
  • Textbook info pending
35901
Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person
08/2012/10
Fall 2022
Sat
7:30AM – 12:00PM
  • D. Sanchez
Open
4 of 20 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 35901 costs include EMT Course Fee: $25
  • This class does not require any books

FSC102: Fire Department Operations – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
28600
Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
Hybrid
08/2212/16
Fall 2022
M,Tu,W,Th
5:00PM – 10:00PM
  • D. Bright
  • M. Denego
  • H. Silberschlag
Open
10 of 20 Seats Available
    • 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 28600 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 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.
  • Textbook info pending
15370
Glendale
GPSTC - Room 109
In Person
08/2012/10
Fall 2022
M,W,Sat
8:00AM – 5:00PM
  • S. Stumbaugh
Open
2 of 20 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 15370 meets at GPSTC - Room 109 Saturdays from Aug 20 to Dec 10, 2022 from 8:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 15370 also meets at GPSTC - Room 109 Mondays/Wednesdays from Aug 22 to Dec 07, 2022 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      In-Person Class
      Class meets face-to-face on campus at the designated days and times.
      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 15370 is held at the Glendale Regional Public Safety Training Center, 11550 W. Glendale Avenue, Glendale.
      Class 15370 costs include FSC Course Fee: $550
    • Additional Notes: For enrollment, 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.
  • Textbook info pending
16683
Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person
08/2012/16
Fall 2022
Tu,Th,Sat
7:00AM – 5:00PM
  • S. Paynter
  • T. Allred
  • J. Anderson
  • J. Diana
  • T. Gonzales
  • M. Heltzel
  • P. McCue
  • C. Raper
  • J. Razo
Open
26 of 40 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 16683 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Saturdays from Aug 20 to Dec 16, 2022 from 7:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 16683 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Tuesdays/Thursdays from Aug 23 to Dec 16, 2022 from 6:00PM - 10:30PM
      Class 16683 costs include FSC Course Fee: $350
    • Additional Notes: Fire Fighter Operations Academy - FF I & II
16977
Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person
08/2012/16
Fall 2022
Tu,Th,Sat
7:00AM – 5:00PM
  • S. Paynter
  • T. Allred
  • J. Anderson
  • J. Diana
  • T. Gonzales
  • M. Heltzel
  • P. McCue
  • C. Raper
  • J. Razo
Open
26 of 40 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 16977 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Saturdays from Aug 20 to Dec 16, 2022 from 7:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 16977 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Tuesdays/Thursdays from Aug 23 to Dec 16, 2022 from 6:00PM - 10:30PM
      Class 16977 costs include FSC Course Fee: $350
    • Additional Notes: Fire Fighter Operations Academy - FF I & II
30530
Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person
08/2212/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
45 of 45 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 30530: Mesa Fire Academy only
      Class 30530 costs include FSC Course Fee: $200
    • Additional 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.
  • Textbook info pending
31309
Mesa
Glbt Pub Sfty Trng Fac - Valor
In Person
08/2212/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
15 of 15 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 31309 Gilbert Fire & Rescue only.
      Class 31309 costs include FSC Course Fee: $200
    • Additional 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.
  • Textbook info pending

FSC105: Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
15428
Glendale
PSS 151
Hybrid
08/2210/17
Fall 2022
M
9:00AM – 12:00PM
  • S. Stumbaugh
Closed
No Seats Available
28601
Mesa
DTC/Centennial Way Room 422
In Person
08/2212/16
Fall 2022
M,W
10:00AM – 12:00PM
  • H. Silberschlag
Closed
No Seats Available
15429
Glendale
PSS 151
Hybrid
08/2312/11
Fall 2022
Tu
6:00PM – 8:50PM
  • S. Stumbaugh
Closed
No Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 15429 meets at PSS 151 on Tuesday Aug 23, 2022 from 6:00PM - 8:50PM
      Class 15429 also meets at PSS 151 on Tuesday Aug 30, 2022 from 6:00PM - 8:50PM
      Class 15429 also meets at PSS 151 on Tuesday Sep 27, 2022 from 6:00PM - 8:50PM
      Class 15429 also meets at PSS 151 on Tuesday Oct 11, 2022 from 6:00PM - 8:50PM
      Class 15429 also meets at PSS 151 Tuesdays from Oct 11 to Dec 11, 2022 from 6:00PM - 8:50PM
      8-Week class
      HYBRID
      Class meets in-person on campus on the designated days and times. Additional work will be required online.
      Class 15429 costs include FSC Course Fee: $50
37338
Mesa
DTC/Centennial Way Room 422
In Person
08/2312/16
Fall 2022
Tu,Th
10:00AM – 12:00PM
  • H. Silberschlag
Closed
No Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 37338 costs include FSC Course Fee: $10
  • Textbook info pending
37675
Phoenix
PSB26
Hybrid
08/2312/15
Fall 2022
Tu,Th
6:00PM – 7:20PM
  • D. Fraijo
  • J. Razo
Open
22 of 24 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 37675 costs include FSC Course Fee: $25
  • Textbook info pending
15430
Glendale
PSS 151
Hybrid
10/2112/09
Fall 2022
F
9:00AM – 12:00PM
  • D. Green
  • T. Legamaro
Closed
No Seats Available
16688
Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person
12/0212/11
Fall 2022
F,Sat,Su
6:00PM – 10:00PM
  • C. Johnson
Open
15 of 20 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 16688 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Fridays from Dec 02 to Dec 09, 2022 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      Class 16688 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Saturdays/Sundays from Dec 03 to Dec 11, 2022 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      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 16688 costs include FSC Course Fee: $40
    • Additional 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".
  • This class does not require any books
16680
Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person
09/1609/25
Fall 2022
F,Sat,Su
6:00PM – 10:00PM
  • C. Johnson
Closed
No Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 16680 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Fridays from Sep 16 to Sep 23, 2022 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      Class 16680 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Saturdays/Sundays from Sep 17 to Sep 25, 2022 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      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 16680 costs include FSC Course Fee: $40
    • Additional 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".
  • This class does not require any books
30528
Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person
08/2212/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
45 of 45 Seats Available
31311
Mesa
Glbt Pub Sfty Trng Fac - Valor
In Person
08/2212/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
15 of 15 Seats Available

FSC106: Introduction To Fire Protection – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
17656
Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online
08/2210/14
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • S. Petrie
  • B. Scholl
Open
25 of 28 Seats Available

FSC108: Fundamentals of Fire Prevention – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
16671
Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online
10/1712/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • S. Petrie
  • D. Sanchez
  • B. Scholl
Open
25 of 28 Seats Available
    • Notes: 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 the PVCC Technology Help Desk for more information at 602.787.7780.

      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 16671 costs include FSC Course Fee: $10
  • This class does not require any books
31493
Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person
09/0709/21
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
43 of 45 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 31493 This section is for the State Fire School Attendees only.
  • Textbook info pending
15371
Glendale
Online Class
Online
10/1712/09
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • M. Blaire
Open
9 of 24 Seats Available
    • 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
  • This class does not require any books
28603
Mesa
Online Course
Online
08/2212/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • B. Siebert
Open
17 of 30 Seats Available
    • 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 28603 Students may contact instructor at: brandon.siebert@mesacc.edu
  • Textbook info pending

FSC110: Wildland Firefighter – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
37117
Phoenix
PSB27
In Person
09/0810/15
Fall 2022
Th,Sat
1:00PM – 5:00PM
  • A. Romania
  • N. Collins
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 37117 meets at PSB27 Thursdays from Sep 08 to Oct 13, 2022 from 1:00PM - 5:00PM
      Class 37117 also meets at PSB27 Saturdays from Oct 01 to Oct 15, 2022 from 8:00AM - 5:00PM
      Flex Start Class
      Class Meets for Six (6) Weeks
      Class 37117 costs include FSC Course Fee: $25
  • Textbook info pending
15362
Glendale
GPSTC - Room 109
In Person
12/0912/18
Fall 2022
F,Sat,Su
8:00AM – 5:00PM
  • M. Godleski
Open
8 of 15 Seats Available
    • Notes: Flex Start Class
      2-Week class
      In-Person Class
      Class meets face-to-face on campus at the designated days and times.
      Class 15362 is held at the Glendale Regional Public Safety Training Center, 11550 W. Glendale Avenue, Glendale.
      Class 15362 costs include FSC Course Fee: $15
  • Textbook info pending
28612
Mesa
DTC/Centennial Way Room 422
Hybrid
10/2911/12
Fall 2022
Sat
8:00AM – 5:00PM
  • A. Sincliar Jr
Open
14 of 20 Seats Available
    • 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 28612 Students may contact instructor at: alan.sinclair.jr@mesacc.edu
      Class 28612 costs include FSC Course Fee: $25
  • Textbook info pending
16677
Paradise Valley
Q 401 - Classroom w/Pods
In Person
10/0110/09
Fall 2022
Sat,Su
8:00AM – 5:00PM
  • K. Shaver
  • M. Escobedo
  • H. Graham
Open
23 of 24 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 16677 costs include FSC Course Fee: $40
    • Additional Notes: Successful completion 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 .
  • This class does not require any books
16678
Paradise Valley
Q 401 - Classroom w/Pods
In Person
12/0312/11
Fall 2022
Sat,Su
8:00AM – 5:00PM
  • K. Shaver
  • M. Escobedo
  • H. Graham
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 16678 costs include FSC Course Fee: $40
    • Additional Notes: Successful completion 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 .
  • This class does not require any books

FSC111: Emergency Vehicle Driver Operator – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
15380
Glendale
Glendale Public Safety Bldg
In Person
11/1811/20
Fall 2022
F,Sat,Su
8:00AM – 5:00PM
  • J. Klidas
Open
10 of 12 Seats Available
    • Notes: Flex Start Class
      Three-day class.
      In-Person Class
      Class meets face-to-face on campus at the designated days and times.
      Class 15380 costs include FSC Course Fee: $40
    • Additional Notes: DMV 3 year driving record required on the first day of class.
  • Textbook info pending
31492
Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person
09/0709/21
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
45 of 45 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 31492 This section is for the State Fire School Attendees only.
  • Textbook info pending

FSC113: Introduction to Fire Suppression – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
37673
Phoenix
PC TBA
Hybrid
08/2312/15
Fall 2022
Tu,Th
9:00AM – 11:00AM
  • N. Collins
  • J. McGrath
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 37673 costs include FSC Course Fee: $25
  • Textbook info pending
31491
Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person
09/0709/21
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
45 of 45 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 31491 This section is for the State Fire School Attendees only.
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 31491 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 31513 held from (TBA) to (TBA) at MFTC (Staff)
  • Textbook info pending
15424
Glendale
Online Class
Online
10/1012/04
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • M. Hill
Open
8 of 24 Seats Available
    • 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
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 15424 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 15441 held from (TBA) to (TBA) at GCC TBA (Staff) (CLOSED/FULL)
  • Textbook info pending

FSC114: Hazardous Materials First On The Scene/Awareness Level – 0.5 credits

Designed to assist first responders involved in potential hazardous materials incident. Provides an overview of capabilities and limitations of first responders in the recognition and detection of hazardous materials, safety considerations, and pre-emergency planning. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
37671
Phoenix
H102
Hybrid
08/2708/27
Fall 2022
Sat
9:00AM – 5:00PM
  • J. Razo
  • N. Collins
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 37671 costs include FSC Course Fee: $25
  • Textbook info pending

FSC117: Fire Apparatus – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
28618
Mesa
Downtown Center/Centennial Way
Hybrid
08/2310/11
Fall 2022
Tu
5:00PM – 8:00PM
  • P. Shupe
Closed
No Seats Available
    • 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 28618 Students may contact instructor at paul.shupe@mesacc.edu
  • Textbook info pending
15423
Glendale
Online Class
Online
08/2210/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • S. Stumbaugh
Closed
No Seats Available
    • Notes: 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
  • Textbook info pending

FSC118: Fire Hydraulics – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
37674
Phoenix
PC TBA
Hybrid
08/2312/15
Fall 2022
Tu,Th
9:00AM – 10:20AM
  • N. Collins
Open
22 of 24 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 37674 costs include FSC Course Fee: $25
  • Textbook info pending
31490
Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person
09/0709/21
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
45 of 45 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 31490 This section is for the State Fire School Attendees only.
  • Textbook info pending
15449
Glendale
Online Class
Online
10/1712/11
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • S. Stumbaugh
Open
11 of 24 Seats Available
    • 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
      Class 15449 costs include FSC Course Fee: $30
  • Textbook info pending
28613
Mesa
Online Course
Online
10/1712/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • C. Grant
Open
12 of 30 Seats Available
    • 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 28613 Students may contact instructor at: carl.grant@mesacc.edu
  • Textbook info pending

FSC119: Introduction Fire Service Ethics – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
15400
Glendale
Online Class
Online
08/2210/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • K. Nixon
Open
9 of 24 Seats Available
    • 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
  • Textbook info pending

FSC130: Fitness for Firefighters/CPAT – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
28605
Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person
10/2412/16
Fall 2022
M
2:30PM – 5:00PM
  • J. Huguez
Open
7 of 20 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 28605 costs include FSC Course Fee: $80
  • Textbook info pending
28615
Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person
08/2210/17
Fall 2022
M
2:30PM – 5:00PM
  • J. Huguez
Open
4 of 20 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 28615 costs include FSC Course Fee: $80
  • Textbook info pending
15393
Glendale
Glendale Public Safety Train C
In Person
08/1310/08
Fall 2022
Sat
8:00AM – 1:00PM
  • K. Nixon
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
    • Notes: Flex Start Class
      8-Week class
      In-Person Class
      Class meets face-to-face on campus at the designated days and times.
      Class 15393 costs include FSC Course Fee: $65
    • Additional Notes: Flex Start Class
  • This class does not require any books
15401
Glendale
Glendale Public Safety Train C
In Person
10/2912/10
Fall 2022
Sat
8:00AM – 12:00PM
  • K. Nixon
Open
4 of 24 Seats Available
    • Notes: Flex Start Class
      5-Week class
      In-Person Class
      Class meets face-to-face on campus at the designated days and times.
      Class 15401 costs include FSC Course Fee: $65
    • Additional Notes: Flex Start Class
  • This class does not require any books
15402
Glendale
Glendale Public Safety Train C
In Person
10/2912/10
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • K. Nixon
Open
4 of 24 Seats Available
    • Notes: Flex Start Class
      5-Week class
      In-Person Class
      Class meets face-to-face on campus at the designated days and times.
      Saturday Class meetings will be arranged between the student and instructor prior to the
      first day of class
      Class 15402 costs include FSC Course Fee: $65
    • Additional Notes: Flex Start Class
  • This class does not require any books
15394
Glendale
Glendale Public Safety Train C
In Person
08/1310/08
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • K. Nixon
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
    • Notes: Flex Start Class
      8-Week class
      In-Person Class
      Class meets face-to-face on campus at the designated days and times.
      Saturday Class meetings will be arranged between the student and instructor prior to the
      first day of class
      Class 15394 costs include FSC Course Fee: $65
    • Additional Notes: Flex Start Class
  • This class does not require any books
30529
Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person
08/2212/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
45 of 45 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 30529 Mesa Fire Department Fire Academy only.
      Class 30529 costs include FSC Course Fee: $80
  • Textbook info pending
31312
Mesa
Glbt Pub Sfty Trng Fac - Valor
In Person
08/2212/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
15 of 15 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 31312 Gilbert Fire & Rescue only.
      Class 31312 costs include FSC Course Fee: $80
  • Textbook info pending
31497
Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person
08/2212/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
45 of 45 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 31497 This section is for the Mesa Fire Department Regional Academy only.
  • Textbook info pending

FSC131: Introduction To Urban Technical Rescue – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
37672
Phoenix
PSB26
Hybrid
10/1410/29
Fall 2022
F,Sat
9:00AM – 5:00PM
  • N. Collins
  • J. Razo
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 37672 costs include FSC Course Fee: $25
  • Textbook info pending

FSC134: Fitness and Conditioning for Firefighters – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
16684
Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person
08/2212/12
Fall 2022
M
5:00PM – 8:00PM
  • D. Ewan
  • G. Orosco
Open
10 of 25 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 16684 costs include FSC Course Fee: $85
  • This class does not require any books
28604
Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
Hybrid
08/2212/16
Fall 2022
M,Tu,W,Th
3:30PM – 4:45PM
  • D. Brooks
Open
10 of 20 Seats Available
    • 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 28604 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 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.
  • Textbook info pending
15502
Glendale
Stadium West Section
In Person
08/2312/16
Fall 2022
Tu
6:00PM – 9:50PM
  • K. Nixon
Open
1 of 20 Seats Available
    • Notes: In-Person Class
      Class meets face-to-face on campus at the designated days and times.
      Class 15502 costs include FCS Course Fee: $20
  • Textbook info pending
37670
Phoenix
H202
Hybrid
08/2312/15
Fall 2022
Tu,Th
5:00PM – 7:30PM
  • R. Robnett III
  • J. McGrath
Open
22 of 24 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 37670 costs include FSC Course Fee: $25
  • Textbook info pending
16972
Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person
08/2412/14
Fall 2022
W
5:00PM – 8:00PM
  • D. Ewan
  • G. Orosco
Open
11 of 25 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 16972 costs include FSC Course Fee: $85
  • This class does not require any books
17166
Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person
10/0211/13
Fall 2022
W,Su
8:00AM – 12:00PM
  • D. Sanchez
Open
13 of 13 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 17166 meets at Paradise Vly Offsite - Other Sundays from Oct 02 to Nov 13, 2022 from 8:00AM - 12:00PM
      Class 17166 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Wednesdays from Oct 04 to Nov 13, 2022 from 4:30PM - 7:00PM
      This class is reserved for Fire Service Personnel. Please call 602-787-6782 for enrollment approval.
      Class 17166 costs include FSC Course Fee: $85
  • This class does not require any books
17167
Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person
10/0211/13
Fall 2022
W,Su
8:00AM – 12:00PM
  • D. Sanchez
Open
13 of 13 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 17167 meets at Paradise Vly Offsite - Other Sundays from Oct 02 to Nov 13, 2022 from 8:00AM - 12:00PM
      Class 17167 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Wednesdays from Oct 05 to Nov 13, 2022 from 4:30PM - 7:30PM
      This class is reserved for Fire Service Personnel. Please call 602-787-6782 for enrollment approval.
      Class 17167 costs include FSC Course Fee: $85
  • This class does not require any books
17168
Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person
10/0211/13
Fall 2022
W,Su
8:00AM – 12:00PM
  • D. Sanchez
Open
13 of 13 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 17168 meets at Paradise Vly Offsite - Other Sundays from Oct 02 to Nov 13, 2022 from 8:00AM - 12:00PM
      Class 17168 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Wednesdays from Oct 05 to Nov 13, 2022 from 4:30PM - 7:30PM
      This class is reserved for Fire Service Personnel. Please call 602-787-6782 for enrollment approval.
      Class 17168 costs include FSC Course Fee: $85
  • This class does not require any books
31495
Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person
08/2212/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
45 of 45 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 31495 This section is for the Mesa Fire Department Regional Academy only.
    • Additional 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.
  • Textbook info pending
30531
Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person
08/2212/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
45 of 45 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 30531 Mesa Fire Department Fire Academy only.
      Class 30531 costs include FSC Course Fee: $30
    • Additional 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.
  • Textbook info pending
31310
Mesa
Glbt Pub Sfty Trng Fac - Valor
In Person
08/2212/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
15 of 15 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 31310 Gilbert Fire & Rescue only.
      Class 31310 costs include FSC Course Fee: $30
    • Additional 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.
  • Textbook info pending

FSC139: Emergency Response to Terrorism – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
19874
Phoenix
ONLINE CANVAS
Online
10/3112/04
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • B. Williams
Open
17 of 20 Seats Available
    • Notes: Flex Start Class
      Class Meets for Five (5) Weeks
  • Textbook info pending
30812
Mesa
Online Course
Online
10/1712/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • K. Hargis
Open
27 of 30 Seats Available
    • 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
  • Textbook info pending

FSC147: Emergency Preparedness – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
19878
Phoenix
ONLINE CANVAS
Online
11/0712/11
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • B. Williams
Open
19 of 20 Seats Available
    • Notes: Flex Start Class
      Class Meets for Five (5) Weeks
  • Textbook info pending

FSC148: Fundamentals of Emergency Management – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
19138
Phoenix
ONLINE CANVAS
Online
11/0712/11
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • B. Williams
Open
17 of 20 Seats Available
    • Notes: Flex Start Class
      Class Meets for Five (5) Weeks
    • Additional Notes: Also offered as AJS148: Fundamentals of Emergency Mgmt
  • Textbook info pending
30797
Mesa
Online Course
Online
10/1712/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • K. Hargis
Open
27 of 30 Seats Available
    • 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
  • Textbook info pending

FSC149: Hazard Mitigation – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
19876
Phoenix
ONLINE CANVAS
Online
11/0712/11
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • B. Williams
Open
18 of 20 Seats Available
    • Notes: Flex Start Class
      Class Meets for Five (5) Weeks
  • Textbook info pending

FSC159: Ladder Operations – 1 credit

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

Class# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
31489
Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person
09/0709/21
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
45 of 45 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 31489 This section is for the State Fire School Attendees only.
  • Textbook info pending

FSC167: Fire Captain Academy – 6 credits

Roles and responsibilities of a company officer within the fire department system with emphasis on practical application and preparation for the role of company officer in a move-up or out-of-class status. Emphasis on customer service, safety, crew development, discipline, community involvement, and specific engine and ladder company officer functions. Includes fire and emergency medical simulations. Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor.

Class# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
38162
Phoenix
PC TBA
In Person
08/2312/16
Fall 2022
Tu
4:00PM – 7:00PM
  • O. Alcordo Jr
  • C. Gonzales
  • J. Sheps
Open
16 of 24 Seats Available
    • Notes: For Instructor Consent, please email orlando.alcordo@phoenixcollege.edu or 602-285-7125
      Class 38162 costs include FSC Course Fee: $20
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 38162 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 38381 held Thu from 4:00PM to 7:00PM at PC TBA (O. Alcordo Jr, C. Gonzales, and others) (CLOSED/FULL)
  • Textbook info pending

FSC174: Functions of Command – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
30770
Mesa
DTC/Centennial Way Room 451
Hybrid
09/0212/16
Fall 2022
F
10:30AM – 12:00PM
  • H. Silberschlag
Open
10 of 18 Seats Available
    • 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 30770 Students may contact instructor at: hans.silberschlag@mesacc.edu
    • Additional 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.
  • Textbook info pending
17379
Paradise Valley
LiveOnline
Live Online
08/2612/16
Fall 2022
F
5:30PM – 8:00PM
  • C. Sleigher
Open
11 of 25 Seats Available
    • Notes: 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 the PVCC Technology Help Desk for more information at 602.787.7780.
  • This class does not require any books
17380
Paradise Valley
LiveOnline
Live Online
08/2612/16
Fall 2022
F
5:30PM – 8:00PM
  • C. Sleigher
Open
11 of 25 Seats Available
    • Notes: 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 the PVCC Technology Help Desk for more information at 602.787.7780.
  • This class does not require any books
15448
Glendale
Online Class
Online
10/1711/23
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • J. King
Open
10 of 24 Seats Available
    • 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
  • This class does not require any books

FSC175: Fireground Survival – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
35285
Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person
10/3010/30
Fall 2022
Su
8:00AM – 5:00PM
  • D. Sanchez
Open
20 of 20 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 35285 costs include FSC Course Fee: $50
  • This class does not require any books

FSC200: Fire Service Instructor- Level I – 3 credits

Designed to prepare students for Level I Training Officer as defined by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1041 standards. Includes methods of delivering instructional materials, preparation of lesson plans, instructional aids and evaluation instruments; techniques and strategies for organizing the learning environment and management of recordkeeping are also included. Prerequisites: None. Note: FSC200 is intended for Firefighters seeking to become Instructors or Training Officers.

Class# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
37006
Mesa
N/A
In Person
09/0709/21
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
    • Notes: This course is for the State Fire School ONLY - (Education Services Agreement with the Arizona State Fire Training Committee)
  • Textbook info pending

FSC201: Fire Service Instructor- Level II – 3 credits

Designed to prepare students for Level II Training Officer as defined by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1041 standards. Continued knowledge and skills in methods of delivering instructional materials, preparation of lesson plans, instructional aids and evaluation instruments; techniques and strategies for organizing the learning environment and management of recordkeeping are also included. Note: FSC201 is intended for Firefighters seeking to become Instructors or Training Officers. Prerequisites: A grade of "C" or better in FSC200, or permission of Program Director or Instructor.

Class# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
31488
Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person
09/0709/21
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
45 of 45 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 31488 This section is for the State Fire School Attendees only.
  • Textbook info pending

FSC202: Supervisory Training For Firefighters – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
38218
Paradise Valley
Daisy Mtn Fire Station
Hybrid
10/1110/23
Fall 2022
Tu,Th,Sat,Su
9:00AM – 1:00PM
  • J. Schell
Open
20 of 23 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 38218 meets at Daisy Mtn Fire Station Tuesdays/Thursdays from Oct 11 to Oct 23, 2022 from 9:00AM - 1:00PM
      Class 38218 also meets at Daisy Mtn Fire Station Saturdays/Sundays from Oct 15 to Oct 23, 2022 from 8:00AM - 4:00PM
      This class is reserved for Daisy Mountain Fire Department Fire Service Personnel. Please call 602-787-6782 for enrollment approval.
      Hybrid Class meets in-person on campus on designated days and times. Additional online work will be required. This type of class is designed for highly motivated, self disciplined, technology-literate students; requires reliable Web and e-mail address for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact the PVCC Technology Help Desk for more information at 602.787.7780.
  • Textbook info pending
15442
Glendale
PSS 209
Hybrid
08/1708/21
Fall 2022
W,Th,F,Sat,Su
8:30AM – 5:30PM
  • J. Klidas
Open
7 of 24 Seats Available
    • Notes: 1-Week class
      HYBRID
      Class meets in-person on campus on the designated days and times. Additional work will be required online.
  • This class does not require any books
15387
Glendale
Online Class
Online
10/1712/09
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
15 of 24 Seats Available
    • 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
  • This class does not require any books
31487
Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person
09/0709/21
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
45 of 45 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 31487 This section is for the State Fire School Attendees only.
  • Textbook info pending

FSC204: Firefighting Tactics and Strategy – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
15421
Glendale
PSS 210
Hybrid
08/1008/14
Fall 2022
W,Th,F,Sat,Su
8:30AM – 5:30PM
  • J. Klidas
Class Started
Contact Enrollment Services for Registration Assistance
    • Notes: 1-Week class
      HYBRID
      Class meets in-person on campus on the designated days and times. Additional work will be required online.
  • Textbook info pending
31486
Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person
09/0709/21
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
45 of 45 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 31486 This section is for the State Fire School Attendees only.
  • Textbook info pending

FSC208: Firefighter Safety and Building Construction – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
15396
Glendale
Online Class
Online
08/2210/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • R. Perez
Open
16 of 24 Seats Available
    • 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

FSC226: Incident Safety Officer – 3 credits

Prerequisites: Rank of Fire Captain or Chief Officer.

Class# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
31485
Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person
09/0709/21
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
45 of 45 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 31485 This section is for the State Fire School Attendees only.
  • Textbook info pending

FSC230: Fire Officer Leadership II – 3 credits

Management techniques which develop leadership and leadership effectiveness. Written and verbal communication skills, fire service excellence goals, counseling and problem solving methods. Role-playing and case studies emphasized throughout. Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor.

Class# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
37007
Mesa
N/A
In Person
09/0709/21
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
45 of 45 Seats Available
    • Notes: This course is for the State Fire School ONLY - (Education Services Agreement with the Arizona State Fire Training Committee)
  • Textbook info pending

FSC238: Vehicular Extrication And Patient Stabilization – 2 credits

Participative course designed for the Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT). Incorporates new knowledge and skills necessary to access, extricate, and care for victims of crash incidents. Provides exposure to scene management, including size-up, disentanglement, victim stabilization for single and multi-victim situations, hazardous materials incidents, integration of local emergency medical services (EMS) for patient assessment and management, and standard operating procedures to selected victim scenarios. Prerequisites: Basic EMT certification, current enrollment in an EMT-Basic program, nurse with emergency department experience, or law enforcement personnel, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
31484
Mesa
Mesa Fire Training Center
In Person
09/0709/21
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • Staff
Open
45 of 45 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 31484 This section is for the State Fire School Attendees only.
  • Textbook info pending

FSC258: Victimology and Crisis Management – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
16669
Paradise Valley
M 228 - Classroom
In Person
08/2312/16
Fall 2022
Tu,Th
12:30PM – 1:45PM
  • E. Martinez
Open
18 of 32 Seats Available
16652
Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online
08/2210/14
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • M. Williams
Open
3 of 23 Seats Available
17164
Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online
10/1712/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • B. Rodarte
Closed
No Seats Available
28619
Mesa
Online Course
Online
08/2212/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • R. Lichtenfels
Open
3 of 25 Seats Available
    • 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 28619 Students may contact instructor at: rose.lichtenfels@mesacc.edu
  • Textbook info pending
30667
Mesa
Online Course
Online
09/0612/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • J. Del-Colle
Open
23 of 25 Seats Available
    • 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 30667 Students may contact instructor at: joann.del-colle@mesacc.edu
  • Textbook info pending

FSC282AC: Service-Learning Experience in Fire Science – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
16859
Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person
09/0512/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • D. Sanchez
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
    • 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.
      Class 16859 costs include FSC Course Fee: $80
  • This class does not require any books

FSC296WC: Cooperative Education – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
16682
Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
Independent Study
08/2212/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • J. Anderson
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
    • 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 16682 costs include FSC Course Fee: $80
  • This class does not require any books

FSC298AA: Special Projects – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
16913
Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person
08/2212/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • D. Sanchez
Open
18 of 18 Seats Available
    • Notes: Prerequisites: waived by division - student must register in person or over the phone
      Class 16913 costs include FSC Course Fee: $75
  • This class does not require any books

FSC298AB: Special Projects – 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# Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
16956
Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
Independent Study
09/0512/16
Fall 2022
N/A
N/A
  • D. Sanchez
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
    • Notes: Class 16956 costs include FSC Course Fee: $80
  • This class does not require any books