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Entry-Level Firefighter (Cert) Fire Fighter/Paramedic (AAS)
Estimated Tuition & Fees
$ 5,518
Based on Iowa residency, subject to change; does not include course level fees or books and supplies

Fire Science

Sioux City Campus

Program Description

This program provides an exploration of the fire science program and provides basic knowledge of the field. It provides an overview of the principles and legal aspects of emergency services, fire behavior and combustion, fire strategies and tactics, fire protection systems, and building construction for fire protection.


Bill Koontz, Project Manager, Ext. 1358 Room B115

Required Classes

SDV 108 The College Experience 1
FIR 145 Strategy and Tactics 3
FIR 320 Essentials of Firefighter I 4
FIR 141 Fire Fighter II 2
ENG 105 Composition I 3
PEA 148 Physical Fitness I 2
FIR 184 Hazardous Materials Technician 3
FIR 149 Fire Protection Hydraulics and Water Supply 3
EMS 217 Emergency Medical Technician 7
MAT 772 Applied Math 3


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Visit at 4647 Stone Avenue, Sioux City, Iowa 51106
4647 Stone Avenue
Sioux City, Iowa 51106
Call 800.349.4649 or 712.274.6400