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Fire Technology CC
FT 1 Principles of Emergency Servi 3.00 Units
This course introduces students to the philosophy and history of fire protection as well as to career opportunities in fire protection and related fields. This course is intended for students majoring in Fire Technology and Fire Prevention Inspector, or anyone interested in fire protection. (May not receive credit if Fire Tech 50 has been completed.) Strongly Recommended: ENGL 1A
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
FT 2 Prin of Fire & Service Safety 3.00 Units
This course introduces the basic principles and history related to the national firefighter life safety initiatives, focusing on the need for cultural and behavioral changes throughout the emergency services. (MAY not receive credit if Fire Tech 52 has been completed.) Strongly Recommended: FT 1 or concurrent enrollment, or, FT 50 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
FT 3 Fire Behavior and Combustion 3.00 Units
This course explores the theories and fundamentals of how and why fires start, spread, and are controlled. This course is intended for students majoring in Fire Technology and Fire Prevention Inspector, anyone interested in fire science. (May not receive credit if Fire Tech 53 has been completed.) Strongly Recommended: FT 1 or, FT 50 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
FT 4 Fire Prevention 3.00 Units
This course provides fundamental knowledge relating to the field of fire prevention. Topics include: history and philosophy of fire prevention; organization and operation of a fire prevention bureau; use and application of codes and standards; plans review; fire inspections; fire and life safety education; and fire investigation. May not receive credit if Fire Tech 54 has been completed.
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
FT 5 Fire Protection Systems 3.00 Units
This course provides information relating to the features of design and operation of fire alarm systems water -based fire suppression systems, special hazard fire suppression systems, water supply for fire protection and portable fire extinguishers.(May not receive credit if Fire 55 has been completed.)
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
FT 6 Build Constr for Fire Protecti 3.00 Units
This course provides the components of building construction related to firefighter and life safety. The elements of construction and design of structures are shown to be key factors when inspecting buildings, preplanning fire operations, and operating at emergencies. (May not receive credit if Fire Tech 56 has been completed.) Strongly Recommended: FT 1 (completed with a grade "C" or higher) or , FT 50 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
FT 7 Health & Fitness for Fire Serv 3.00 Units
Health, wellness and physical fitness are examined from a global and occupational viewpoint. Emphasis on the Seven Dimensions of Wellness from a Fire Service perspective. An introduction to concepts of lifetime fitness and wellness with an emphasis on physical fitness and lifestyle choices. May not receive credit if KINE 24 has been completed.
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
FT 10 Intr to Fire Fighter I Academy 1.50 Units
This course provides an orientation to the Fire Fighter I Academy and introduces the applied operation and maintenance of basic rescue and fire suppression apparatus and equipment. Topics include radio communications, ropes, ladders, hose, personal protective equipment, tool operations, maintenance, and physical fitness training.(May not receive credit if Fire Tech 89 and Fire Tech 51W have been completed.) Advisory: Eligibility for ENGL 1 , Eligibility for MTH 53 Prerequisite: FT 50 or FT 1 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher) or concurrent enrollment and EMS 1 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher) or concurrent enrollment and FT 88A (completed with a grade of "C" or higher) or concurrent enrollment. Strongly Recommended: EMS 2 and EMS 2W (completed with a grade of "C" or higher) or FT 52 or FT 2 and FT 53 or FT 3 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher) and FT 56 or FT 6 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher), INDT 74 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher).
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
FT 11 Fire Fighter I Academy 17.00 Units
This course provides the skills and knowledge needed for the entry-level firefighter, career or volunteer, to perform his /her duties safely, effectively, and competently. The course emphasizes the requirements of the California State Board of Fire Services Certified Firefighter I training, International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC) standards, Professional Qualifications (ProBoard) requirements, and Cal Fire Wildland Firefighter- Basic training. This course, combined with Firefighter l Academy Skills Review and Certification, satisfies all training requirements for the IFSAC Firefighter I Academy and Cal Fire Basic Firefighter issued with a grade of "C" or better. Prerequisite: FT 10 or FT 89 and FT 51W (completed with a grade of "C" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
FT 11CAP FF I Capstone Testing 1.50 Units
This course prepares students to meet the State Fire Training (SFT) requirements for Fire Fighter I (FFI) including the capstone knowledge and skills necessary to pass. Upon successful completion, students will receive a pass letter from SFT. The course is 4 hours lecture, 71 hours laboratory: 40 hours skills practice, 3 hours certification written exam, and 24 hours certification skills evaluation. Strongly Recommended: FT 90C (completed with a grade of "C" or higher) or FT 11 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher) Equivalent training to FT 11 or Completion of a Fire Fighter I Academy
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
FT 88A Intro to Fire Fitness Training 1.00 Unit
This course is designed to prepare the Fire Technology student for the physical rigors of FT89 and the Chabot Fire Academy. Course sessions will address aspects of physical training, ladder and hydrant operations and knots utilized in the Fire Service. May not receive credit if PEAC FFT has been completed.
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
FT 88B Intermed Fire Fitness Training 1.00 Unit
This course is designed to further the physical fitness and vocational skills of the fire technology student. Course sessions will consist of physical training and continuing fire service skills development. May not receive credit if PEAC FFT1 has been completed. Prerequisite: FT 88A (completed with a grade of "C" or higher) or , PEAC FFT (completed with a grade of "C" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
FT 88C Advanced Fire Fitness Training 1.00 Unit
Designed to increase the skill and fitness levels developed in FFT 2 or FT 88B, intermediate fire fitness training. May not receive credit if PEAC FFT 2 has been completed. Prerequisite: FT 88B (completed with a grade of "C" or higher) or , PEAC FFT (completed with a grade of "C" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
FT 88D Tactical Fire Fitness Training 1.00 Unit
This course is designed to maximize the physical fitness and vocational skills development of the Fire Technology student. May not receive credit if PEAC FFT 3 has been completed. Prerequisite: FT 88C (completed with a grade of "C" or higher) or , PEAC FFT2 (completed with a grade of "C" or higher)
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
 
FT 95 Work Experience/FT 1.00 to 3.00 Units
College supervised on-the-job training while working in a fire service related occupation. Student Firefighters will need to provide proof of current EMT-Basic or Paramedic license, as well as current CPR certification and medical vaccinations before riding along with host fire agencies. Student Firefighter Prerequisite: Completion of an Accredited California Firefighter 1 Academy. Student Fire Inspector Prerequisite: Completion of Certificate of Achievement Program for Fire Prevention Inspector. Corequisite: Fire Technology 96.
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
Co-Requisites: FT 96
 
FT 96 Work Experience Seminar/FT 1.00 Unit
Focal point for the coordination of the curriculum with college-supervised part-time or full-time employment or volunteer work in the fire service field. Case studies, job-related problems, student cases and presentations, and material related to employment, organization, and management; emphasis on building strong working relationships with supervisors, subordinates, and coworkers. Student Firefighters will need to provide proof of current EMT-Basic or Paramedic license, as well as current CPR certification and medical vaccinations before riding along with host fire agencies. Student Firefighter Prerequisite: Completion of an Accredited California Firefighter 1 Academy. Student Fire Inspector Prerequisite: Completion of Certificate of Achievement program for Fire Prevention Inspector. Corequisite: Fire Technology 95.
College: Chabot College
Division: Applied Technology Business
Co-Requisites: FT 95
 

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