Spring 2015 Class Schedule (ARC)



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FIRE 1631    Incident Management    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Completion of a State of California Fire Marshal approved Firefighter 1 academy.
Hours: 20 hours LEC ; 4 hours LAB
Description: This course provides an in-depth look into the various areas of commanding an initial attack. Topics include command presence, transfer of command, tactics and strategy, and size-up. This course was formerly listed as CDF, FJPA, SFD, and SMFD 1092 prior to April 2011. Pass/No Pass Only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 26-Jan 28
MTW       08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20644 
Textbook
MT        01:10PM-05:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20644 Textbook
W         01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call the Sacramento Fire Department at 916-566-6599.


FIRE 1680    Fire Management 1    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 40 hours LEC
Description: This course is designed to enhance the first-line supervisor's ability to supervise subordinates. It introduces key management concepts and practices utilized in the California Fire Service. Topics include decision making, time management, leadership styles, personnel evaluations, and counseling guidelines. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 02-Feb 06
MTWThF    08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20674 
Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20674 Textbook
For enrollment information please call the Sacramento Fire Department at 916-566-6599.


FIRE 1721    Fire Officer Manager and Tactician    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 16 hours LEC
Description: This course provides the basic knowledge of the latest management and leadership theories for fire service personnel. It includes the application of those theories on emergency incidents as well as non-emergency incidents. This course was formerly listed as FIRE 1064 prior to April 2011. Pass/No Pass Only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 29-Jan 30
ThF       08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20705 
Textbook
ThF       01:10PM-05:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20705 Textbook
For enrollment information please call the Sacramento Fire Department at 916-566-6599.


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, Jun 01-May 31
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 18696 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Classes will be held at the Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District. Students must attend approximately 5 - 6 hours per week. Class hours are in a variable format from 240-300 hours. For enrollment information please call the Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District at 916-566-4400.

TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 18698 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


FIRE 1760    Low Angle Rescue    .75 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Completion of a State of California Fire Marshal approved Firefighter 1 academy.
Hours: 16 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 was formerly listed as CDF,FJPA,SFD and SMFD 1044 prior to April 2011. Pass/No Pass Only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 14-Jan 15
WTh       08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20473 
Textbook
WTh       01:10PM-05:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20473 Textbook
For enrollment information please call the Sacramento Fire Department at 916-566-6599.


FIRE 1761    Rescue Systems    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Completion of a State of California Fire Marshal approved Firefighter 1 academy.
Hours: 4 hours LEC ; 36 hours LAB
Description: This course provides rescue professionals with the level of knowledge to perform urban search and rescues. Topics include team organization, environmental considerations, use of ropes, rappelling, tool identification, and day and night rescue techniques. This course was formerly listed as FIRE 1270 prior to April 2011. Pass/No Pass Only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 19-Jan 23
M         08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20447 
Textbook
M         01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TWThF     08:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TWThF     01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call the Sacramento Fire Department at 916-566-6599.


FIRE 1860    Physical Fitness for Fire Service Personnel    1.5-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 13 hours LEC ; 130 hours LAB
Description: This course is a physical fitness course for employed firefighters. It includes fire service wellness initiatives, cardiovascular and muscular fitness, safety and proper usage of exercise equipment, joint flexibility, hydration, nutrition and weight control, cardiac risk factors, and sleep disorders. This course was formerly listed as FITNS 341 prior to April 2011. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 01-May 31
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 18700 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
Students must attend approximately 1-2 hours per week. Class hours are in a variable format from 55-143 hours. For enrollment information please call the Sacramento Fire Department at 916-566-6599.

Spring 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: May 5, 2015