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Estimated Tuition & Fees
$ 2,112
Based on Iowa residency, subject to change; does not include course level fees or books and supplies

Entry-Level Fire Fighter

Sioux City Campus

Program Description

This certificate provides coursework for the skills sought by entry level firefighters. Successful completion of the program allows the student to test for certification with the Iowa Fire Service Training Bureau at the levels of Firefighter One and Firefighter Two. Candidates must be competent in all objectives listed in NFPA Standard 1001, and NFPA 472 Haz mat Operations Level. These certifications along with the EMT certification meet many departmental hiring minimums for entry level into the firefighting profession.


Greg Strong, Ext. 1480, Room B109, greg.strong@witcc.edu
Shawn Starr, Ext. 3202, Room L434, stawn.starr@witcc.edu

Required Classes

FIR 320 Essentials of Firefighter I 4
FIR 213 Principles of Emergency Services 3
FIR 322 Hazardous Materials: Operations Level 1
FIR 152 Fire Protection Systems 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
Email info@witcc.edu