2019-2020 Catalog Summer Update [Archived]

FIRE 102 Firefighter II

(Contact Hours: 18.5) This course includes basic fire fighting skills while utilizing tools and equipment commonly used by municipal fire departments. Hazardous Materials Operations (24 hour) level training is a required component. IMPORTANT NOTE: The current Fire Science curriculum is offered as a career advancement program for the already certified volunteer or career firefighter. The program can recognize a limited number of training certifications issued by the State of Michigan and the State of Indiana. Students possessing certifications should contact KVCC for transferability. Students in need of Firefighter II certification are encouraged to contact KVCC at (269) 488-4202, or visit the KVCC web site at www.kvcc.edu for program updates. Prerequisites: Permission of Fire Science Program Manager at Kalamazoo Valley Community College required.