Spring 2018 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, Jan 22-Jun 08

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA21210Textbook
MTWThF01:10PM-03:00PMLECTBA TBA TBA21210Textbook
MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLABTBA TBA TBA
MTWThF01:10PM-03:00PMLABTBA 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 916-859-4391 or email lipps.dana@metrofire.ca.gov >


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 15-Feb 09

MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA20278Textbook
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECTBA TBA TBA20278Textbook
MTWThF08:00AM-11:50AMLABTBA TBA TBA
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLABTBA TBA TBA
Classes will meet 8am to 5pm at 3237 Peacekeeper Way, McClellan, CA 95652. Class times may vary to be announced by the instructor. For enrollment information please call the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at 916-640-1147 or visit website at R5_WFAP@fs.fed.us


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 15-Feb 09

MTWThF07:00AM-11:50AMLECTBA TBA TBA20830Textbook
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLECTBA TBA TBA20830Textbook
MTWThF07:00AM-11:50AMLABTBA TBA TBA
MTWThF01:10PM-05:00PMLABTBA TBA TBA
Classes will meet 8am to 5pm at 3237 Peacekeeper Way, McClellan, CA 95652. Class times may vary to be announced by the instructor. For enrollment information please call the Wildland Fire Training and Conference Center website at 916-640-1147 or visit website at R5_WFAP@fs.fed.us


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

TBATBALECTBA TBA TBA19649Textbook
TBATBALABTBA TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call the Sacramento metropolitan Fire District at (916) 859-4391 .

TBATBALECTBA TBA TBA19651Textbook
TBATBALABTBA 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

TBATBALECTBA TBA TBA19653Textbook
TBATBALABTBA TBA TBA
For enrollment information please call the Sacramento Fire Department at 916-566-6599.

Spring 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: February 21, 2018