Catalog 2010-2011, Final Edition 
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Fire Science Technology, A.A.S.

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(Associate of Applied Science Degree)
(AAS FS00)

This degree program is designed to prepare students for entry level occupations in the fire service as well as provide training and skills for individuals already employed in the fire service that are interested in career advancement. 

Some of the classes in this degree include Firefighter I Academy, Strategy and Tactics, Fire Investigation I, and Occupational Health and Safety.  Students wishing to further their education with a four-year degree have the opportunity to do so through selected university programs.

General Education Requirements: 19-20

Choose one of the following:

Choose one of the following:

Choose one class from the Behavioral & Social Sciences (GT-SS3) category of the A.A. Worksheet, (min of 3 credits).

Choose one class from either the History (GT HI1) or Economic & Political Science (GT SS1) category of the A.A. Worksheet (min of 3 credits).

Choose one of the following:

Total Credits for A.A.S. Degree: 60

Students requesting credit for prior learning can contact the department advisors for details.

Fire Science Advisory Committee

Greg Boatman

Frederick/Firestone Fire Department

Luke Brigham

Student Representative

Michael Cerovski

Loveland Fire Department

Steve Charles

Berthoud Fire Department

Ryan Fuller

Evan Fire Department

Hugh Kane

Eaton Fire Department

Chris Klass

Johnstown Fire Department

Jim Klug

Frederick-Firestone Fire Department

Boyd Lebeda

Forest Service

Kevin Maloney

Union Colony Fire/Rescue Authority

Brian Martens

Windsor-Severance Fire Protection District

Del Maxfield

Student Representative/Windsor-Severance Fire Protection District

Barry Schaefer

Platte Valley Fire Protection District

Robert Standen

Evans Fire Department

Theresa Staples

Colorado Division of Fire Safety

Taw Tamlin

Fort Lupton Fire

Jerry Ward

Austin Weishel

Student Representative

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