Industry certification, Community college certification
Method of Delivery
Daytime Hours, Evening Hours
Instructional Program (CIP)
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:
Program Length (Weeks)
WIOA Approved Program
Curriculum Competency Based
Gila Pueblo and Payson Campuses (Gila County)
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.
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?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
$150.00 *estimated between $130-$180 for the length of the program, with $150 being the mid-range expense.
$10.00 *Applicable to any student participating in commencement ceremonies.
$2,700.00 *estimate based on 2020-21 rates
$11,400.00 *estimate based on 2020-21 rates
Total In-State Program Cost
Total Out-of-State Program Cost