Spring 2010 Class Schedule (CRC)



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FT 170    Fire Investigation    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: FT 300, or employment as a firefighter.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Determining causes of fires (accidental, suspicious and incendiary), types of fires, related laws, introduction to arson and incendiarism, recognizing and preserving evidence, interviewing witnesses and suspects, arrest and detention procedures, court procedures and giving court testimony.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC R.Haas Jr.          CRC MAIN T 113A          31613 
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FT 180    Rescue Practices    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: FT 300, or employment as a firefighter.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: Rescue problems and techniques, emergency rescue equipment, toxic gases, chemicals, and diseases, radiation hazards, care of victims, including emergency childbirth, respiration and resuscitation, extrication and other emergency conditions.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
M         07:00PM-10:20PM LEC R.Haas Jr.          CRC MAIN T 113A          31614 
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FT 300    Fire Protection Organization    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to fire protection; career opportunities in fire protection and related fields; philosophy and history of fire protection; fire loss analysis; organization and function of public and private fire protection services; fire departments as part of local government; laws and regulations affecting the fire service; fire service nomenclature; specific fire protection functions; basic fire chemistry and physics; introduction to fire protection systems; introduction to fire strategy and tactics.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC J.Wold               CRC MAIN T 113A          19377 
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W         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC A.Mathos             Amador ALC A             31615 Textbook
Class 31615 is held at Amador Learning Center located at Independence High School, 525 Independence Dr., Sutter Creek CA 95685, Phone (209) 223-6330.


FT 302    Fire Protection Equipment and Systems    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: FT 300
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides information relating to the features of design and operation of fire detection and alarm systems, heat and smoke control systems, special protection and sprinkler systems, water supply for fire protection, and portable fire extinguishers.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
Th        07:00PM-10:05PM LEC G.Apple              CRC MAIN T 113A          21207 
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FT 304    Fire Behavior and Combustion    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: FT 300
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides the student with theories and fundamentals of how and why fires start, spread and are controlled; an in-depth study of fire chemistry and physics, fire characteristics of materials, extinguishing agents and fire control techniques.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
W         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC L.Beaver             CRC MAIN T 113A          21209 
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FT 498    Work Experience in Fire Technology    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 300 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with opportunities to develop marketable skills in preparation for employment or advancement within their current job. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce; completion of required forms, which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site; and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the course of the semester, the student is required to fulfill an 18 hour orientation and 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of unpaid work experience for one unit. An additional 75 or 60 hours of related work experience is required for each additional unit. The course may be taken again when there is new or expanded learning on the job for a maximum of 16 units.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      19525 
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All students enrolling in the above class 19525 must participate in mandatory weekly class meetings on Tuesday from 12:30 - 1:20PM in BS-163.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      19533 Textbook
The above number 19533 is an online course. Web address: http://elearning.losrios.edu
Students are required to attend one of the on ground orientations listed below: Saturday January 16th 9:00 am - 11:00am BS-160
Friday January 22nd 7:00 - 9:00pm BS-160    
Instructor's e-mail AvalosA@crc.losrios.edu
In order to take this class, students must either use the CRC Main Campus Computer Lab located in LRC 204 OR have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet AND 2) e-mail account

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      22083 Textbook
All students enrolled in the above class 22083 must participate in mandatory weekly class meetings on Wednesday from 6:00 pm - 6:50 pm in Room BS-147.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      21649 Textbook
The above number 21649 is an online course. Web address: http://elearning.losrios.edu Students are required to attend one of the on ground orientations listed below: Saturday January 16th 9:00 am - 11:00am BS-160
Friday January 22nd 7:00 - 9:00pm BS-160     
Instructor's e-mail AvalosA@crc.losrios.edu
In order to take this class, students must either use the CRC Main Campus Computer Lab located in LRC 204 OR have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet AND 2) e-mail account

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 16-May 19
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      19531 Textbook
The above number 19531 is an online course. Web address: http://elearning.losrios.edu Students are required to attend the on ground orientation listed :
Friday February 19th 7:00 - 9:00pm BS-160
Instructor's e-mail AvalosA@crc.losrios.edu
In order to take this class, students must either use the CRC Main Campus Computer Lab located in LRC 204 OR have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet AND 2) e-mail account.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 20-May 19
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             Off Campus Job Site      19535 Textbook
The above number 19535 is a Hybrid class.
All students enrolled in this class must participate in Online lectures.
AND participate in 4 mandatory class meetings Saturdays from 9:00am - 11:00am in Room BS-160.
Meeting dates will be Saturday, March 20th, March 27, April 17th, and May 15th.
In order to take this class, students must either use the CRC Main Campus Computer Lab located in LRC 204 OR have access to an IBM type PC computer with the following minimum requirements:
1) Connection to the Internet AND 2) e-mail account
Instructor's e-mail AvalosA@crc.losrios.edu

Spring 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: July 30, 2010