Fall 2014 Class Schedule (ARC)



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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 30-Oct 09
MTWTh     07:00AM-10:35AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19923 
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MTWTh     10:50AM-12:40PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWTh     01:10PM-05:30PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Class will be held at Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District, Station 21, 7641 Greenback Lane, Citrus Heights, CA 95610. For enrollment information please call (916) 475-1660 or visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 04-Dec 02
MTThF     07:00AM-07:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20055 Textbook
MTThF     08:00AM-08:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20055 Textbook
MTThF     09:00AM-09:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20055 Textbook
MTThF     10:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTThF     01:10PM-02:40PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTThF     03:20PM-05:30PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes hours will vary and meet 10-40 per week Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 7am to 5:30pm, class schedule to be given to students by instructor on first day of class. Any changes to schedule will be announced by instructor. Classes will be held at the Sacramento Fire Department Training Division at 2409 Dean Street, Room 111, McClellan, CA 95652. For enrollment information please call the Sacramento Fire Department at 916-566-6599.


FIRE 1506    Transitional Fire Academy    11.5-13.5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Acceptance into the transitional firefighter academy AND successful completion of a California State Fire Training accredited fire academy or lateral transfer from a full-time career fire department
Hours: 140 hours LEC ; 300 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 urban fire agency. Topics include indoctrination into a particular fire department, 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. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 04-Dec 02
MTF       07:00AM-07:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20059 
Textbook
MTF       08:00AM-08:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20059 Textbook
MTF       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20059 Textbook
MTF       10:25AM-12:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTF       01:10PM-03:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTF       03:20PM-05:30PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes hours will vary and meet 10-40 per week Tuesday,Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday from 7am to 5:30pm, class schedule to be given to students by instructor on first day of class. Any changes to schedule will be announced by instructor. Classes will be held at the Sacramento Fire Department Training Division at 2409 Dean Street, Room 111, McClellan, CA 95652. For enrollment information please call the Sacramento Fire Department at 916-566-6599.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 08-Dec 12
MTThF     08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20103 Textbook
MTThF     01:10PM-05:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20103 Textbook
MTThF     08:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTThF     01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes days and hours will vary and meet 8am to 5pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 8am to 5pm. Any changes to schedule will be announced by instructor. Classes will be held at the Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District, Fire Station 21 on Division at 7641 Greenback Lane, Citrus Heights, CA 95621. For enrollment information please call the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority at 916-475-1660.


FIRE 1570    Wildland Fire Behavior (S-190)    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 6 hours LEC
Description: This course provides fire behavior familiarization to promote safe and effective control of wildland fires. This course was formerly listed as FIRE 1055 prior to November 2010. Pass/No Pass Only.

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 15-Dec 15
M         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20174 
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M         01:10PM-03:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20174 Textbook
For enrollment information please call the Sacramento Fire Department at 916-566-6599.


FIRE 1600    Hazmat First Responder Operational    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 24 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the basic strategies involving potential exposure to hazardous materials. This course also covers how to detect hazmat substances, consult references for information, and implement operational procedures. This course was formerly listed as FIRE,CDF,FJPA,SFD,and SMFD 1068 prior to April 2011. Pass/No Pass Only.

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 29-Jan 02
MTF       08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20173 
Textbook
MTF       01:10PM-05:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20173 Textbook
For enrollment information please call the Sacramento Fire Department at 916-566-6599.


FIRE 1622    Incident Command System (I-300)    1 Unit

Prerequisite: FIRE 1052 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 24 hours LEC ; 2 hours LAB
Description: Intermediate Incident Command System (ICS) provides expanded description and detail of the organization and operation of the Incident Command System, management of resources, position descriptions (including the Air Operations organization), and essential principles for incident and event planning. This course was formerly listed as FIRE 1053 prior to April 2011. Pass/No Pass Only.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 01-Oct 03
W         07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20170 
Textbook
W         01:10PM-03:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20170 Textbook
ThF       08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20170 Textbook
ThF       01:10PM-05:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20170 Textbook
W         03:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call the Sacramento Fire Department at 916-566-6599.


FIRE 1766    Water Rescue    .25-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Completion of a State of California Fire Marshal approved Firefighter 1 academy.
Hours: 44 hours LEC ; 33 hours LAB
Description: This course provides water rescue methods used by first responders in water emergency incidents. Topics include hydrology, water safety, rope rescue, boat rescue, personal safety techniques, and shore based rescue techniques. This course was formerly listed as FIRE 1079 prior to April 2011. Credit/No Credit only.

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 22-Dec 26
M         07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20176 
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M         01:10PM-04:20PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20176 Textbook
M         04:40PM-05:30PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TF        07:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TF        12:40PM-05:30PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call the Sacramento Fire Department at 916-566-6599.


FIRE 1803    Rapid Intervention Crew Tactics    .5 Unit

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. This course was formerly listed as FIRE 1050 prior to April 2011. Credit/No Credit only.

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 03-Dec 05
W         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20178 
Textbook
W         01:10PM-02:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20178 Textbook
W         02:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
ThF       08:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
ThF       01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call the Sacramento Fire Department at 916-566-6599.


FIRE 1807    Advanced Firefighter Training (S-131)    .5 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 8 hours LEC
Description: This course provides advanced training in wildland firefighting skills with an emphasis on safety and tactics. This is suggested training for firefighters who wish to become qualified at first level supervisory positions. This course also meets the training requirements for Advanced Firefighter/Squad Boss and Incident Commander Type 5. This course was formerly listed as FIRE 1067 prior to April 2011. Credit/No Credit only.

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 08-Dec 08
M         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20175 
Textbook
M         01:10PM-05:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20175 Textbook
For enrollment information please call the Sacramento Fire Department at 916-566-6599.

Fall 2014 Class Schedule

Updated: November 24, 2014