The Fire Service Technology program introduces students to a wide range of common practices and careers in the fire and emergency services field. Additionally, it prepares and develops professionals currently serving in the industry for opportunities in various fire protection and emergency response occupations. The Fire Service Technology program presents a broad scope of courses including principles and techniques of preventing, controlling, and extinguishing fires, as well as firefighter operations, maintenance of firefighting equipment, and public safety technology. Students can also expect to learn about fire tactical procedures, along with applicable laws and standards in the field.
Graduates can work in a variety of settings including: