Fall 2015 Class Schedule (ARC)



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FIRE 1500    Firefighter Recruit Academy-Module 1    14-15 Units

Prerequisite: HEED 311 with a grade of "C" or better
Enrollment Limitation: Acceptance into the California State Fire Marshal's complete approved Firefighter 1 Academy.
Hours: 137 hours LEC ; 401 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, Aug 03-Dec 19
MTWThF    07:00AM-09:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20439 
Textbook
MTWThF    12:10PM-02:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20439 Textbook
MTWThF    07:00AM-10:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    12:10PM-02:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes will be held at the Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District, Fire Station 21, 7641 Greenback Lane, Citrus Heights, CA 95621. For enrollment information please call the Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District at 916-475-1660.


FIRE 1502    USDA Advanced Academy    7.5-8 Units

Prerequisite: FIRE 1501
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 26-Nov 19
MTWThF    07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20539 
Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20539 Textbook
MTWThF    07:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    02:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes will be held at the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center, 3237 Peacekeeper Way, McClellan, CA 95652. For enrollment information please call the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center at 916-640-1147 or email R5_WRAP@fs.fed.us . For additional information may be found at www.wfap.net

MTWThF    07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20541 Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20541 Textbook
MTWThF    07:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    02:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes will be held at the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center, 3237 Peacekeeper Way, McClellan, CA 95652. For enrollment information please call the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center at 916-640-1147 or email R5_WRAP@fs.fed.us . For additional information may be found at www.wfap.net


FIRE 1723    Professional Training for Fire Service Personnel    7.5-9.75 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Completion of a State of California Fire Marshal approved Firefighter 1 academy
Hours: 114 hours LEC ; 186 hours LAB
Description: This course provides current knowledge and techniques needed to maintain and improve fire service skills. It meets mandatory state and local training requirements. Topics may include fire service administration, suppression, emergency medical services, fire prevention, wellness and fitness, rescue, leadership/management, and command and control. This course was formerly listed as SFD and SMFD 1104 prior to April 2011. Pass/No Pass Only.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 01-Oct 16
MTThF     07:00AM-09:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTThF     10:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTThF     12:40PM-03:10PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTThF     03:20PM-05:30PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    07:00AM-09:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    10:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    12:40PM-03:10PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    03:20PM-05:30PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Class will held at Sacramento Fire Department Training Division, 2409 Dean Street, Room 111, McClellan, CA 95652. For enrollment information contact the Sacramento Fire Department at 916-566-6599.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 07-Oct 16
MTThF     07:00AM-09:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20300 
Textbook
MTThF     10:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20300 Textbook
MTThF     12:40PM-03:10PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20300 Textbook
MTThF     03:20PM-05:30PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20300 Textbook


FIRE 1760    Low Angle Rope Rescue Operational (LARRO)    1.25 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Completion of a State of California Fire Marshal approved Firefighter 1 academy.
Hours: 24 hours LEC
Description: This course provides the techniques and methods for using rope, webbing, hardware friction devices, and litters in low angle rescue situations. Areas covered include rope and related equipment, anchor systems, safety lines, stretcher lashing and rigging, mechanical advantage systems, and single line and two line rescue systems. This course is formerly known as CDF 1044, FJPA 1044, SFD 1044, and SMFD 1044. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 23-Sep 25
WThF      08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20694 
Textbook
WThF      01:10PM-05:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20694 Textbook
Class will held at Sacramento Fire Department Training Division, 2409 Dean Street, Room 111, McClellan, CA 95652. For enrollment information contact the Sacramento Fire Department at 916-566-6599.


FIRE 1761    Rescue Systems 1    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 6 hours LEC ; 34 hours LAB
Description: This course provides rescue professionals with the level of knowledge to perform urban search and rescues. Topics include: team organization, rescue, and environmental considerations, use of ropes, knots rigging and pulley systems, descending, rappelling, and belaying tools and techniques, subsurface rescue techniques, use of cribbing, wedges, cutting/prying and hydraulic tools, use of fire service ladders in specialized rescue situations, and day and night simulated rescue exercises. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 28-Oct 02
M         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20699 
Textbook
M         01:10PM-03:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20699 Textbook
M         03:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TW        08:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TW        01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
ThF       08:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
ThF       01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Class will held at Sacramento Fire Department Training Division, 2409 Dean Street, Room 111, McClellan, CA 95652. For enrollment information contact the Sacramento Fire Department at 916-566-6599.

Fall 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: December 8, 2015