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Fire Chief - Diploma

Offered at: Ashland Community and Technical College, Bluegrass Community and Technical College, Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, Gateway Community and Technical College, Jefferson Community and Technical College, Madisonville Community College, Maysville Community and Technical College, Owensboro Community and Technical College, Somerset Community College, Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College, West Kentucky Community and Technical College

Program Plan Number: 4302034039

Course Title Credits
General Education
Area 1
Select one of the following three options:3
Written Communication
Oral Communications
Humanites/Heritage
Area 2
Select one of the following three options:3
Social/Behavioral Sciences
Natural Sciences
Quantitative Reasoning
Subtotal6
Technical Courses
Digital Literacy0-3
FIR 101Basic Firefighting I3
FIR 102Basic Firefighting II3
FIR 103Basic Firefighting III3
FIR 104Basic Firefighting IV3
FIR 105Fire Suppression3
FIR 106Intro to Special Responses3
FIR 107Intro to Rescue & Patient Care3
FIR 198Practicum3
FIR 205Fire Officer I3
FIR 206Fire Officer II3
FIR 280Fire Service Legal Aspects3
FIR 281Fire Service Administration3
FIR 282Strategy and Tactics3
Subtotal39-42
Total Credits45-48

Note: All FIR courses are available in modules; see course description section.