Montgomery College 2020-2021 Catalog 
    Sep 26, 2023  
Montgomery College 2020-2021 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Fire and Emergency Services Management Certificate: 240

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(R): 240

This curriculum is designed to provide individuals with the principles, theory, and practices associated with state-of-the art fire science and management, including issues related to tactical fire operations, fire safety, firefighting and emergency services leadership and management, and community fire issues. This curriculum is designed to meet the needs of the professional and volunteer fire service personnel and those seeking employment in the fire and emergency services.

Total Credit Hours: 24

Program Outcomes

Upon completion the student will be able to:

  • Describe the common types of fire and emergency services facilities, equipment, and apparatus.
  • Categorize the components of fire.
  • Classify major types of building construction in accordance with a local/model building code.
  • Explain the importance of investigating all near-misses, injuries, and fatalities.
  • Describe inspection practices and procedures.
  • Describe the traits of effective versus ineffective management styles.

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