Non-Credit Course Catalog

Fire Science

Fireground Support

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This 32 hour entry level course is designed to introduce new firefighters to fire ground operation including fire behavior, building construction, structual collapse, fire hose, water supply, communcation, ropes and knots, self contained breathing apparatus.  This is the second of fire levels in this curriculum Prerequisites Introduction to the Fire Service and Hazardous Materials Awareness...

Campus
Harrisburg Campus

Date(s) Offered
06/21/2021

Cost
$200.00

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Fr Fighter II Cert Prep/Review

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Fr Fighter II Cert Prep/Review.

Campus
Harrisburg Campus

Date(s) Offered
04/17/2021

Cost
$95.00

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Interior Firefighting

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This 40 hour course is designed to introduce new fire fighters to interior firefighting operations including nozzles and streams, SCBA, rescue, ventilation, fire suppression, loss control, cause determination, and firefighter survival.

Campus
Harrisburg Campus

Date(s) Offered
04/27/2021

Cost
$340.00

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Intro to the Fire Service

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This 16 hour entry level course is designed to introduce new firefighters to basic information including an overview of the fire service, fire service organization, firefighter safety, personal protective equipment, tools and emergency lighting and backing apparatus.  This is the first of five levels in this curriculum...

Campus
Harrisburg Campus

Date(s) Offered
06/14/2021

Cost
$145.00

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NFPA 1001: Firefighter I Exam

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The purpose of this open challenge exam process is to indentify and recognize emergency service personnel whose accomplishments in training and education meets or exceeds nationally recognized NFPA 1001 Standards for Fire Service Professional Qualifications.  In addition to registration; please submit an original/typed Certification application, including all prerequisites to the Shumaker Public Safety Center; Fire Training Unit...

Campus
Harrisburg Campus

Date(s) Offered
04/23/2021

Cost
$200.00

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NFPA 1001: Firefighter II Exam

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The purpose of this open challenge exam process is to identify and recognize emergency service personnel whose accomplishments in training and education meets or exceeds nationally recognized NFPA 1001 Standards for Fire Service Professional Qualifications.  In addition to registration; please submit an original/typed Certification Application, including all prerequisites to the Shumaker Public Safety Center; Fire Training Unit PRIOR to the test date...

Campus
Harrisburg Campus

Date(s) Offered
04/25/2021

Cost
$200.00

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Pump Operations I

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This 16 hour course is designed for those who may be beginning the operation of fire department pumps and those who wish to expand their knowledge of fire service pumps and pumping operations.  Topics include: principles of pumping, mechanical principles of pumping, function and operation of the fire pump and its accessories, theory of drafting, operator maintenance of the pump, hydrant operations, basic water systems, and basic principles of discharge...

Campus
Harrisburg Campus

Date(s) Offered
05/08/2021

Cost
$75.00

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Pump Operations II

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This 16 hour course is a continuation of Fire Service Pump Operations.  This class will focus on the advanced skills for fire service pump operation for those firefighters wishing to perfect their skill as a fire apparatus engineer or qualified pump operator...

Campus
Harrisburg Campus

Date(s) Offered
06/26/2021

Cost
$75.00

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Trench Awareness

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This 4 hour course is an awareness level program that defines trench, the hazards associated with trenches, common misconceptions about trenches and the dynamics of earth movement.  Studes will be provided with a systems approach in dealing with trench incidents prior to the arrival of technical specialists...

Campus
Harrisburg Campus

Date(s) Offered
05/07/2021

Cost
$35.00

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Trench Rescue

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This sixteen hour course wil introduce the students to the knowledge and skills necessary to safely and effectively perform complex rescue operations in non intersecting trenches.  Topics include scene size up, hazard recognition and control, incident management, sheeting/shoring techniques and patient extrication and removal...

Campus
Harrisburg Campus

Date(s) Offered
05/08/2021

Cost
$145.00

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Truck Co. Oper I/Fire

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This 16 hour course introduces fire fighters to the basic duties of a truck company.  Students will learn how to use hand and power tools, search and rescue operations, ventilation and overhaul activities...

Campus
Harrisburg Campus

Date(s) Offered
06/26/2021

Cost
$145.00

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Vehicle Rescue Aware (NVRA)

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This class will provide awareness level information and skills as it pertains to vehicle rescue incidents.  Topics will include general vehicle rescue functions and operations incident management of the vehicle rescue scene, vehicle anatomy, design and construction, recognition and control of hazards relative to a vehicle accident and rescue incident...

Campus
Harrisburg Campus

Date(s) Offered
05/11/2021

Cost
$125.00

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