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Welcome to Fire Science
Enroll Now in Fall 2019  classes

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Looking for a career in fire science?  The Fire Science program is designed to prepare students for a career in the fire service as well as for career advancement. Instruction includes fundamental of fire prevention, building construction for fire protection, safety and public education, certification, firefighter academy, and fire investigation.

The following are classes open for the fall. Enroll now! For more information, call the Fire Service Department at (510) 436-2515.

Career paths can include traditional careers such as firefighters, fire investigators, and fire inspectors but can also open doors to jobs in in emergency management, homeland security, and forensics.

Fire Science Courses