FIRE FIGHTER TECHNOLOGY
Associate in Applied Science - (FFT.AAS)
This program leads to an Associate in Applied Science Degree, gives the student an educational background for employment in the fire science area and aids persons
already employed to obtain credentials for promotional opportunities. Students who satisfactorily complete the program will exhibit competency in building construction and fire safety, hydraulics,
fire protection systems and equipment, handling of hazardous materials, arson investigation, fire safety and administration.
Students with a valid current EMT license (which includes the necessary First Aid and Emergency Services/First Responder training), issued by the State of Michigan, will be granted PER
2540 Medical First Responder/First Responder equivalency following the existing vocational model.
Students who have completed their State of Michigan Firefighter I and II Certification will be granted credit for FFT 1510 Introduction to Fire Prevention and FFT 1520 Fundamentals of
Fire Prevention. Preservice students must complete FFT 1510 and FFT 1520 prior to enrolling for higher course requirements.