Technical Certificate of Credit in Fire Officer I
Wiregrass Georgia Technical College

Program Details

The online Technical Certificate of Credit in Fire Officer I program is designed for graduates of the Basic Company Officer Technical Certificate of Credit who want to earn the Fire Officer I Technical Certificate of Credit.  The curriculum ensures that graduates have the skills, knowledge, and credentials needed to serve as firefighters in paid and volunteer fire departments.  Graduates are tested and certified at the National Professional Qualifications level.  Courses are:
  • Fire Administration Supervision and Leadership
  • Fire Service Instructor
  • Hazardous Materials Operations
  • Fire Protection Systems

Requirements

  • Government-issued ID or driver's license for proof of lawful presence (alternatives available)
  • Official high school/equivalency and postsecondary education transcripts
  • Official entrance exam scores from a valid testing instrument (ACCUPLACER, COMPANION, COMPASS, ASSET, GED, ACT, PSAT or SAT)
  • Students should be graduates of the Basic Company Officer Technical Certificate of Credit before enrolling in this program

School Accreditation Statement

Council on Occupational Education

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges