Montgomery College 2017-2018 Catalog 
    Mar 04, 2024  
Montgomery College 2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Fire and Emergency Services Management Certificate: 240

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(R, TP/SS): 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.

Students expand their thinking beyond fire-specific issues in areas related to firefighting through coursework in human resource management, administration, homeland security and emergency/disaster management, fire protection services, safety and prevention, and investigation.

This curriculum is designed to meet the needs of professional and volunteer fire service personnel and those seeking employment in the fire and emergency services.

Total Credit Hours: 39

Program Outcomes

Upon completion the student will be able to:

  • Describe inspections, corrections of fire hazards, and fire investigations.
  • Apply proper procedures for storage, handling, transportation, and fire control involving hazardous materials.

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