Summer 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, Feb 26-Aug 03

Classes will be held the William Perry Schulze Training Center at 10573 East Stockton Blvd., Elk Grove, CA 95624. Classes will meet Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, times will vary, schedule to be announced by instructor on first day of class. For enrollment information please call (916) 753-1952 or visit the Cosumnes Community Services District website at

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, Feb 12-Jun 26

Class will meet Monday-Sunday from 6am to 9am at UC Davis Fire Department, 625 Kleiber Hall drive, Davis, CA 95616. Some TBA meeting time to be announced by instructor, schedule to given on first day of class. For enrollment information please call Jeff Seaton at 530-219-2315

Summer 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: July 12, 2018