Learn the skills necessary to pursue a career in the fire service and to be an integral part of a community emergency response team. Taught by fire-fighting professionals, students are introduced to firefighter training, fire prevention, inspection and investigation, alarm systems, dispatching, CERT, and emergency medical services. In the Fire Science program, students will drill at a fire station conveniently located near New Market Skills Center in full bunker gear to gain further experience of what this profession has to offer. This is a realistic mix of hands-on training and academic learning that closely imitates a career in this exciting field.
- Earn high school science and physical education credit