Fall 2011 Class Schedule (ARC)



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FIRE 1050    Rapid Intervention Crew Tactics    .5-1 Units

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 5 hours LEC ; 19 hours LAB
Description: This course provides essential basic training components for all structural firefighters to operate as members of a Rapid Intervention Crew. Topics include identifying causes of firefighter injuries and fatalities at structure fires, describing and preventing common fire ground errors that have caused injuries or fatalities, demonstrating self-survival knowledge and techniques, demonstrating and applying firefighter rescue and self-survival techniques. Credit/No Credit only.

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 10-Dec 11
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30542 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call CAL FIRE/Cameron Park Fire at (530) 708-2727.


FIRE 1084    Wildfire Powersaws Refresher (S-212)    .5 Units

Prerequisite: FIRE 1080
Hours: 8 hours LEC ; 8 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to refresh and re-certify chain saw operators in the job performance requirements of the wildfire power saw operator position in the Incident Command System and on the fire ground. This course may be taken every three years. Credit/No-Credit Only

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 06-Dec 07
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30495 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call CAL FIRE/Cameron Park Fire at (530) 708-2727.

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 15-Dec 16
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30497 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call CAL FIRE/Cameron Park Fire at (530) 708-2727.


FIRE 1203    Fire Command 1-C: I-Zone Fire Fighting for Company Officers    2 Units

Prerequisite: FIRE 1052, 1200.
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course addresses the various aspects of I-Zone fire fighting. Emphasis is on the management and decision-making process required for successful command in the urban-interface environment. Topics include wildland fire environment, Incident Command System, I-Zone operational principals, safety, and survival. Credit/No Credit Only

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 12-Dec 16
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30150 
Textbook
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/


FIRE 1500    Firefighter Recruit Academy    19.5-20 Units

Prerequisite: FT 200 or PMED 100 with a grade of "C" or better
Enrollment Limitation: Acceptance into the California Fire Marshal's complete approved Firefighter 1 Academy.
Hours: 215 hours LEC ; 435 hours LAB
Description: This course provides the knowledge necessary to assume the role of firefighter with the ability to work effectively and safely with the fire environment as well as within a company in the fire department in all functions of that company. Topics include indoctrination into the fire service, general maintenance, apparatus and equipment operations, fire control, wildland firefighting, emergency vehicle operations, salvage, fire prevention and public education, fire and arson investigation, rapid intervention crew tactics, vehicle extrication, physical fitness/wellness, emergency care, and forcible entry. This course was formerly listed as FIRE 1090 prior to September 2010. Pass/No Pass Only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 06-Oct 08
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 29463 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 06-Nov 28
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 29466 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/


FIRE 1502    USDA Advanced Academy    7.5-8 Units

Prerequisite: FIRE 1091
Hours: 130 hours LEC ; 40 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to provide the skills and knowledge necessary to perform as a team leader. Topics include leadership, fuels management, fire behavior, basic air operations, firing equipment and techniques, and fireline fatalities. This course is presented in a formal academy setting. This course was formerly listed as FIRE 1092 prior to October 2010. Pass/No Pass Only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 23-Nov 18
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30409 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at www.nationalfiretraining.net/

TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30411 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


FIRE 1521    Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator IB - Pump Operations    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Valid Class B California Drivers License
Hours: 10 hours LEC ; 30 hours LAB
Description: This course provides the theory, methods and techniques for operating fire service pumps. Subjects include: types of pumps, engine and pump gauges, maintenance, unsafe pumping conditions, pressure relief devices, cooling systems, water supplies, drafting, field hydraulics and pumping operations. This course was formerly listed as FIRE 1261 prior to October 2010. Pass/No Pass Only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 05-Sep 14
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30250 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/


FIRE 1999    Experimental Offering in Firefighting Training    .5-4 Units

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 08-Oct 21
Trans. Fire Academy Pt. 1
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30076 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/

Trans. Fire Academy Pt. 2
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30078 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/

Trans. Fire Academy Pt. 3
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30084 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/

Trans. Fire Academy Pt. 4
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30086 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/

Trans. Fire Academy Pt. 5
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30088 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 26-Sep 30
FIRE Management 2A
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30151 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 05-Dec 09
Fire Management 2B
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30153 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/

Fall 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: December 5, 2011