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Fire Training

To register, call (561) 586-0121 or register here.

*Not all programs are offered at all campuses

Associate Degree in Fire Science

Program Description: The Fire Science Program is offered for Certified Fire Fighters who are seeking career advancement. This program will provide the training and courses required for certification as Fire Officer I, Fire Officer II, and Fire Inspector and will prepare the graduate for career advancement in a variety of technical and supervisory positions within the fire service. All fire science courses are approved by the Florida State Fire College. Prospective students are encouraged to consult with the Academic Advisor prior to enrolling as there are special requirements. These courses in conjunction with general education classes and electives culminate to a potential AS in Fire Science will enable the firefighter to further their career as well as serve the community in a higher capacity. Upon successful completion of all requirements, an Associates of Science in Fire Science is granted. Graduates with an Associates of Science degree now have a strong educational base on which to build.

Fire Officer I

Program Description: This program will provide the training and courses required for certification as Fire Officer I, Fire Officer II and will prepare the graduate for career advancement in a variety of technical and supervisory positions within the fire service.

 

Fire Officer II

Program Description: This program will prepare the graduate for career advancement in a variety of technical and supervisory positions within the fire service.

 

Fire Inspector

Program Description: This program will provide the training and courses required for certification as Fire Inspector and will prepare the graduate for career advancement in a variety of technical and supervisory positions within the fire service.

 

Due to the COVID-19 Virus and in cooperation with local and state health agencies, HCI College has made temporary changes to the mode of delivery of many of its classes. Many of the classes that were originally scheduled to be taught on campus are now being taught online until governing officials allow classes to resume on campus. The online classes are temporarily approved by the Florida Department of Education (Commission for Independent Education), the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges, Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Profession, the Florida Board of Nursing, and the United States Department of Education.

 

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