FIRE 812 - Firefighter Cadet III

FIRE 812 Firefighter Cadet III

Under supervision, students will complete their assignment working in a firehouse environment alongside professional firefighters. Students will continue hands-on training, emergency response, clerical responsibilities and other duties as assigned. Students will be able to use these hours towards their requirement for their Firefighter I State Certification.

Units: 3
Units do not apply toward AA/AS degree
Pass/No Pass Only
  • Lab hours/semester: 144-162
Prerequisites: FIRE 811, Acceptance into a fire agency cadet program. Cadets (or volunteer firefighters) are subjected to an interview process by a fire department before being chosen as a cadet. Minimum requirements to be chosen as a cadet are successful completion of, or concurrent enrollment in, a Fire Academy, successful completion of an EMT course and possession of an EMT certificate, age of 18 or older, and a valid California Driver License.
Corequisites: None
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College of San Mateo

Department: Fire Science Technology

Number of Units: 3

This description is for the Summer 2019 term