Summer 2013 Class Schedule (FLC)



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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 and related fire service fields. Topics include philosophy and history of fire protection, fire loss analysis, organization and function of public and private fire protection services, and fire departments as a part of the local government. Additional topics include laws and regulations affecting the fire service, fire service nomenclature, specific fire protection functions, and basic fire chemistry and physics. This course is an introduction to fire strategy and tactics, and fire protection systems.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 10-Aug 02
TTh       08:30AM-11:40AM LEC D.Whitt              FLC MAIN PE 203          11539 
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FT 498    Work Experience in Fire Technology    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 101
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Student must be in a paid or non-paid internship, volunteer opportunity, or job related to fire technology. Students are advised to consult with the Fire Technology faculty to review specific certificate and degree work experience requirements.
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 16 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: Eight Week - First, Jun 10-Aug 02
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Collier            FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      11025 
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This is an online course. A mandatory, in-class orientation is required for all new and returning students registered in a Work Experience course, whether it is an online course or traditional, face-face course. All students must attend one of the following orientations, which are scheduled as follows: Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. 6:30 p.m. in room FL1-207 or Saturday, June 8, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., also in room FL1-207. If you have any questions regarding the online Work Experience courses or orientations, please email the instructor at colliej@flc.losrios.edu .

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Mansfield          FLC MAIN FLC ONLINE      10947 Textbook
This is an online course. A mandatory, in-class orientation is required for all new and returning students registered in a Work Experience course, whether it is an online course or traditional, face-face course. All students must attend one of the two orientations, which are scheduled as follows: Thursday, June 6, 2013 5:30pm-7:30pm in FL1-207 and Friday, June 7, 2013 10:30am-12:30pm in FL1-207. If you have any questions regarding the online Work Experience courses or orientations, please email the instructor at mansfia@flc.losrios.edu. This class has 6.75 hours TBA per week.

Summer 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: July 17, 2013