Summer 2013 Class Schedule (ARC)



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FIRE 1500    Firefighter Recruit Academy    19.5-20 Units

Prerequisite: FT 200 or PMED 100 with a grade of "C" or better
Enrollment Limitation: Acceptance into the California Fire Marshal's complete approved Firefighter 1 Academy.
Hours: 215 hours LEC ; 435 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 07-Jun 24
Sa        07:00AM-11:50AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 11522 
Textbook
Sa        01:10PM-05:00PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 11522 Textbook
MTWTh     06:00PM-07:50PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWTh     08:10PM-10:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TBA will meet on 12 Sundays for a total of 163 hours, times to be announced by instructorFor enrollment information please call (916) 475-1660 or visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/



FIRE 1506    Transitional Fire Academy    11.5-13.5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Acceptance into the transitional firefighter academy AND successful completion of a California State Fire Training accredited fire academy or lateral transfer from a full-time career fire department
Hours: 140 hours LEC ; 300 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 urban fire agency. Topics include indoctrination into a particular fire department, 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. Pass/No Pass only.

Schedule: Other Term, Apr 29-Jul 08
MTWThF    07:00AM-09:30AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 11766 
Textbook
MTWThF    10:00AM-11:50AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
MTWThF    01:10PM-05:00PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
For enrollment information please visit the California Fire & Rescue Training Authority, Sacramento website at www.fireandrescuetraining.ca.gov/



Summer 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: July 8, 2013