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Fire Science - Level I - Certificate of Proficiency

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Community college certification

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Fire Science/Fire-fighting. 430203

Description

The Fire Science Certificate program, in cooperation with the Arizona Fire Marshall’s Office prepares students for service as firefighters in rural settings.This certification emphasizes professional firefighting skills corresponding to the everyday demands of the profession. It is designed for both individuals already serving in the profession as firefighters and as a preparatory program for those who seek a career in firefighting.


Website link to the program: 


https://www.eac.edu/Academics/Programs_of_Study/Paramedicine/


 

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

34

Hours

18

Entrance Requirements

None

School

Eastern Arizona College

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Curriculum Competency Based

Yes

Training Location(s)

Gila Pueblo and Payson Campuses (Gila County)

Local WIB

1 - Southeastern Arizona Workforce Connection

Type of Attainment:

Certification or License;

Name of Credential

Fire Science - Level I - Certificate of Proficiency

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

EAC administers three types of financial aid: grants, employment, and scholarships.

Please contact EAC Financial Aid Dept at (928) 428-8287.

Refund Policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - Higher Learning Commission

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

Yes

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$150.00 *estimated between $130-$180 for the length of the program, with $150 being the mid-range expense.

Graduation Fees

$10.00 *Applicable to any student participating in commencement ceremonies.

In-State/District Tuition

$2,700.00 *estimate based on 2020-21 rates

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$11,400.00 *estimate based on 2020-21 rates

Total In-State Program Cost

$2,860.00

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$11,560.00

Demand Occupation(s)

33-2011.00Firefighters
$17.85 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

615 N. Stadium Ave., Thatcher, Arizona 85552

Phone Number

(928) 428-8509

Last Updated

Apr 01, 2021

Created

Feb 16, 2012