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Program Description The Fire Science Diploma is a sequence of courses designed to prepare fire service personnel at all levels to become better officers and leaders. The program provides learning opportunities which introduce, develop, and reinforce academic and occupational knowledge, skills, and attitudes required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. Additionally, the program provides opportunities to retrain and upgrade present knowledge and skills. The Fire Company Officer certificate of credit programs are accomplished while a student works toward completion of the Fire Science Technology diploma or independently of the diploma option. It meets qualification standards for national certification. The Fire Company Officer programs presents critical subject matter to students who, upon completion of the certificate, would be prepared to serve as a fire department supervisor on a permanent basis.
Program Description The Firefighter/EMT diploma program is designed to qualify graduates to become successful fire service personnel with additional training in emergency medical technology. Completion of specific program area requirements prepares students to test for state and national certifications. The Fire Fighter I & II certificate of credit programs are conducted in cooperation with the Georgia Firefighter Standards and Training Council to ensure graduates have the skills, knowledge and credentials to serve as firefighters in paid and volunteer fire departments. Graduates will be tested and certified at the National Professional Qualifications level.
Additional Program Requirementsfor Firefighter I & II Certificates NFPA 1582 Standard on Comprehensive Occupational Medical Program for Fire Departments, or physician release to participate. Physical Fitness Requirements: All candidates should be in excellent condition. Additional physical fitness requirements may be added based on any revisions to NFPA guidelines or action taken by Georgia Fire Fighters Standards and Training. Personal Protective Equipment available in bookstore: MTC Uniform NFPA Compliant Hood NFPA Compliant Gloves
Timeline How often do we register? You are required to register before the first day of class upon initial entry. Each following term, all current students will be preregistered at an appointed time. What is the procedure for registering each term? Contact your program advisor in person during new student registration day or preregistration week if you are a current student. When should core classes be taken? Core classes may be taken at any time during enrollment. How long does it take to complete the program? Fire Science Diploma is 5 terms Firefighter I TCC is 1 term Firefighter II TCC is 1 term
Diploma/Degrees/CertificatesName of diploma/degree/etc Credit hours Offerings (online/day/evening)Fire Science Technology (Diploma) 55 EveningFirefighter I (TCC) 15 EveningFirefighter II (TCC) 13 EveningBasic Fire Company Officer (TCC) 13 EveningFire Officer I (TCC) 14 EveningFire Officer II (TCC) 14 Evening
General Fees One time application fee Transcript requests Late registration fees Fees, by term, as follows: Tuition is based on $85 per credit hour ($1,275 for 15 hours or more) Registration fee of $39 Activity fee of $24 Technology fee of $55 Insurance of $6 Special Instructional fee of $50Check with financial aid concerning your financial support eligibility. Check ourwebsite for the most recent tuition costs and general fee costs.
Total Estimated Program CostsDiploma / TCC Books/ Supplies TuitionFire Science Technology Diploma Approx. $5,000Firefighter I TCC Approx. $1,500Firefighter II TCC Approx. $1,500Fire Officer I TCC (Included in Fire Science Diploma) Approx. $1,700Fire Officer II TCC (Included in Fire Science Diploma) Approx. $1,700The costs above are estimates. These costs are greatly reduced by the acquisition of the HOPE and/or PELL grants.
Instructor/Program Chair Joey Fowler, Fire Science Technology and EMS Program Chair, Moultrie Technical College, Tifton Campus Personal mission: To prepare students to become competent, safe Firefighters and Company Officers through classroom and field instruction. Campus/Office#: Tifton Campus, Building I, Room # 113 Office hours: Posted outside instructor’s lab E-mail: email@example.com Phone: 229-391-2660
Adjunct Instructors Paul McGahee Chuck Mailloux Justin Cox Timothy Hunter As set forth in its student catalog, Moultrie Technical College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed,national or ethnic origin, gender, religion, disability, age, political affiliation or belief, genetic information, veteran status, or citizenship status (except in those special circumstances permitted or mandated by law). Lisa Newton, Title IX Equity Coordinator and ADA/Section 504 Coordinator - 229.217.4132 800 Veterans Parkway North, Moultrie, GA 31788 Moultrie Technical College, a unit of the Technical College System of Georgia