Firefighting Occupations-Course 1
Open to grades 9-12
This entry level course provides students an overview of the eligibility and training standards required for careers in fire service that may include firefighting, arson investigating, rescue, and providing emergency medical services. This course introduces students to various aspects of fire behavior and fire science, including: combustion, fuels, and extinguishing agents. Students will gain practical hands-on experience with fire apparatuses, tools, and equipment, e.g.., hoses, and nozzles, ladders, pumps, and personal protective equipment. Students will compete in fire competition opportunities during the year. (Skills USA)
10 Credits UC "g" College-Prep/Interdisciplinary
Somerset High School
This course is a 10 unit semester course. Students are required to complete additional Google Classroom Assignments during the semester.