Apr 21, 2024  
2023-2024 WWCC College Catalog 
2023-2024 WWCC College Catalog

Fire Science Certificate

Location(s): Walla Walla

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***The Fire Science program is not accepting new students for 2023-2024. 


This certificate is equivalent to the first year of the AAS Degree in Fire Science.

Degree sequence applicable beginning with 2022-2023 cohort.

Certificate Outcomes:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of personal protective equipment, search and rescue techniques, health and safety, fire behavior, incident command systems, ladders and ventilation, and hazardous materials.
  • Prepare to take the test for Level I firefighter conducted by the State Fire Protection Bureau.
  • Understand sprinkler system operation, maintenance, and inspection.
  • Apply basic firefighting skills to a wild land/urban interface environment.

Year One

Grand Total: 49

PLAN CODE: FIGFSC45 (Previously EPC: 828C)
REQUIRED: FYE (3 credits) required to be taken as well.
*May be satisfied by industry credential/certification
The following courses meet the related instruction requirements of this certificate/degree (one course per category required):
(W) - AENG 100 , ENGL& 101 

(M) - MATH& 107 
(O) - CMST& 220 

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