Spring 2012 Class Schedule (CRC)



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FT 140    Related Codes and Ordinances    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: FT 300; or employment as a firefighter.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on the familiarization and interpretation of national, state and local codes, ordinances and laws which influence the field of fire protection.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
T         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC L.Beaver             CRC MAIN T 113A          19751 
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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: This course focuses on determining causes of fires (accidental, suspicious and incendiary), the types of fires, related laws, an introduction to arson and incendiarism, recognizing and preserving evidence, the interviewing of witnesses and suspects, arrest and detention procedures, court procedures and giving court testimony.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
W         07:00PM-10:05PM LEC G.Apple              CRC MAIN T 113A          19752 
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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: This course focuses on rescue practices, in terms of 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 14-May 16
Th        07:00PM-10:05PM LEC R.Haas               CRC MAIN T 113A          19753 
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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; an introduction to fire protection systems; and an introduction to fire strategy and tactics.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC J.Freeman            CRC MAIN T 113A          14263 
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Class is team-taught first 8-weeks by James Wold and second 8-weeks by Joshua Freeman.

TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC J.Wold               CRC MAIN T 113A          14263 Textbook
Class is team-taught first 8-weeks by James Wold and second 8-weeks by Joshua Freeman.


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 14-May 16
T         12:30PM-01:20PM LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN BS 163          14335 
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TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos              TBA TBA                 14335 Textbook
 

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          14340 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on-campus Orientation: Saturday, January 21, 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. T-113A
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet, 2) e-mail account

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          14339 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Friday, January 20, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. T-113A
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet, 2) e-mail account

W         12:00PM-12:50PM LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN P 132           15278 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos              TBA TBA                 15278 Textbook
 

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          15143 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Friday, January 20, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. T-113A
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet, 2) e-mail account

Schedule: Other Term, Feb 11-May 16
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          14338 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on-campus Orientation: Saturday, February 11, 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. T-113A
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet, 2) e-mail account

Spring 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: March 16, 2012