Spring 2017 Class Schedule (ARC)



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FIRE 1501    USDA Basic Academy    6.5-7 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Acceptance into the US Forest Service firefighter program.
Hours: 99 hours LEC ; 81 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to provide the skills and knowledge necessary to perform as a skilled Wildland Firefighter. Topics include physical fitness, wellness, nutrition, first responder medical, fire prevention, maps, compass, fire line construction, hand tool use, communications, leadership, and firefighter skills. The academy is presented in a formal setting. This course was formerly listed as FIRE 1091 prior to October 2010. Pass/No Pass Only.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 23-Feb 15
MTWThF    07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20261 
Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20261 Textbook
MTWThF    07:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    01:10PM-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. For additional information may be found at www.nafri.gov/wfap/


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, Jan 30-Feb 23
MTWThF    07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20263 
Textbook
MTWThF    11:40AM-05:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20263 Textbook
MTWThF    07:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWTh     12:40PM-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. For additional information may be found at www.nafri.gov/wfap/

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 19-Mar 16
MTWThF    07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20265 Textbook
MTWThF    12:40PM-05:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20265 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 20-Mar 19
MTWTh     07:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWTh     12:40PM-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. For additional information may be found at www.nafri.gov/wfap/

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 27-Mar 23
MTWThF    07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20269 Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20269 Textbook
MTWThF    07:00AM-10:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    01:10PM-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. For additional information may be found at www.nafri.gov/wfap/

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 20-Apr 13
MTWThF    07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20271 Textbook
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 20271 Textbook
MTWThF    07:00AM-10:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    01:10PM-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. For additional information may be found at www.nafri.gov/wfap/


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, May 17-May 19
WThF      08:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21249 
Textbook
WThF      01:10PM-04:30PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21249 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                 19634 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call the Sacramento metropolitan Fire District at (916) 859-4300 .

TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 19638 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call the Sacramento Fire Department at 916-566-6599.


FIRE 1800    Firefighter Training (S-130)    2 Units

Prerequisite: FIRE 1570
Hours: 35.5 hours LEC
Description: This course provides new firefighters with basic wildland firefighting skills. It also provides the knowledge needed to identify basic weather conditions, topography, fuels, and their effect on fire behavior. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, May 09-May 12
TWThF     07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21248 
Textbook
TWTh      01:10PM-04:30PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21248 Textbook
F         01:10PM-04:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 21248 Textbook
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                 19636 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please call the Sacramento Fire Department at 916-566-6599.

Spring 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: May 5, 2017