Certificate of Achievement in Fire Technology
Truckee Meadows Community College

Program Details

Want to become certified to fight wildfires?  This online Certificate of Achievement in Fire Technology from Truckee Meadows Community College will prepare you to serve on the frontlines of wildland firefighting.  After completing general education credits, you will expand your knowledge base and study how to fight wildfires, including the:

  • Various theatres where wildland fires occur and how to prevent fires within them
  • Proper equipment to utilize within each different theatre

Upon completion of this Certificate of Achievement in Fire Technology you may be eligible for fire service certification in basic wildland firefighting.

Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Official transcripts
  • SAT, ACT or ACCUPLACER placement test

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities