Spring 2010 Class Schedule (ARC)



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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, Mar 22-Mar 23
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 33600 
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TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 24-Mar 25
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 33602 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


FIRE 1200    Fire Command 1A: Principles for Company Officers    2 Units

Prerequisite: FIRE 1052.
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course provides instruction and simulation time pertaining to the initial decision and action processes at a working fire. The course includes areas of discussion on the officer, fire behavior, fire ground resources, operations, and management. Credit/No Credit only.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 01-Mar 05
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC M.Ridley              TBA TBA                 32671 
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FIRE 1201    Fire Command 1B: Hazardous Materials Command Principals for Company Officers    2 Units

Prerequisite: FIRE 1052 and FIRE 1200.
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course provides instruction in tactics and strategies and scene management principals for incidents involving hazardous materials. The course includes areas of discussion on identification and on hazard mitigation, decontamination, protective clothing, environmental concerns, and legal issues. Credit/No Credit only.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 19-Apr 23
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC M.Romer               TBA TBA                 32673 
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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, May 10-May 14
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Mackensen           TBA TBA                 32690 
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FIRE 1220    Fire Prevention 1A    2 Units

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course provides a broad, technical overview of fire prevention codes and ordinances including inspection practices and key hazards. Topics include flammable and combustible liquids and gases, explosives, fireworks, extinguishing systems, occupancy load requirements, public education, fire and life safety requirements. Credit/No Credit Only.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 01-Feb 05
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC S.Bodick              TBA TBA                 32688 
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FIRE 1221    Fire Prevention 1B    2 Units

Prerequisite: FIRE 1220 with a grade of "C" or better.
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on specific codes, ordinances and statutes that pertain to fire prevention practices in California. Topics include building construction, occupancy requirements, evacuation procedures, fire hazards, safety devices, inspection reports, fire detection and alarm systems. Credit/No Credit Only.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 15-Mar 19
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC H.Cooke               TBA TBA                 32689 
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FIRE 1240    Fire Investigation 1A, Fire Origin & Cause Determination    2 Units

Prerequisite: Completion of a State of California Fire Marshal approved Firefighter 1 academy.
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course provides the participants with an introduction and basic overview of fire scene investigation. The focus of this course is to provide information in determining the area of fire origin in fire involving vehicles, structures, and wildland. Accidental and criminal fire causes are discussed in detail. Credit/No Credit only.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 19-Apr 23
MTWThF    08:00AM-04:50PM LEC J.Konefal             TBA TBA                 33124 
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FIRE 1999    Experimental Offering in Firefighting Training    .5-4 Units

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

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 01-Mar 05
S-443 Infrared Interpreter
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 33700 
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Spring 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: May 17, 2010