Fire Technology Program

Lassen Community College

Program Description

Fire Technology Program

Lassen Community College

The Associate in Science Degree in Fire Technology is designed to provide students with updated skills,up-to-date- technical information and knowledge necessary to successfully compete for fire science positions. The curriculum serves as an in-service program as well as pre-employment program for students seeking employment or advancement in the profession of urban firefighting and wildland fire suppression.

As an Fire Technology major, you will:

  • Study a broad overview of fire technology including: fire behavior, fire prevention, fire protection equipment and systems.
  • Study the organizational structures and management techniques used in wildland fire suppression.
  • Study the tactics used in urban firefighting.


Associate in Science in Fire Technology

Certificate of Achievement

Fire Technology

Certificate of Accomplishment

Basic Fire Fighter

Career Options

  • Firefighter (Median Salary $45,250)
  • Inspector
  • Investigator
  • Supervisor
  • Manager
This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated June 22, 2016
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This course is Campus based
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Sept., 2017
Full time
Start date Sept., 2017
USA Chico, California
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