COLLEGE TECH PREP

FIRE SCIENCE/EMT

 

PROGRAM OUTCOMES:

Successful completion of the program will provide the student with:

 

KNOWLEDGE and SKILLS

  • Overview of firefighting and EMS

  • Firefighter tools and equipment

  • Ropes, knots, ladders

  • Personal protective equipment

  • Anatomy and physiology

  • Patient assessment and airway management

  • Medical emergencies

  • Trauma emergencies

  • Interpersonal communications

  • Science applications

 

POSSIBLE CERTIFICATIONS:

Firefighter I & II                   

NIMS ICS100 & 700            

NREMT-B

AHA BLS HCP       

HazMat Awareness & HazMat Operations      

Emergency Vehicle Operator

APCO Public Safety Telecommunicator (PST)

APCO Emergency Medical Dispatcher (EMD)

APCO Fire Service Communications

APCO Law Enforcement Communications

 

OTHER PROGRAM INFO:

Student Organization:  SkillsUSA

 

Program Fees:

Program fees are being updated. Please see the program instructor for current fees.

‚Äč*Fees subject to change based on the needs of the program.

 

Suggested Preparation:    

Physical science and Algebra I

Junior Year:

Volunteer firefighter

Emergency medical responder

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)

National Incident Management System/ICS

 

Senior Year:

EMT-Basic

Field clinical time

Firefighter I & II

Emergency vehicle operations

Live burn training

HazMat operations

Emergency telecommunicator/dispatch

 

Academic Day:                     

Students remain at Euclid High School for program time only during their junior year.  Senior year classes are held at Cuyahoga Community College - West.  Students return to home schools for academics.

 

Related Occupations:

EMS Dispatcher

Life Flight Nurse

ER/Critical Care

Firefighter

Students who have successfully completed the program and met the requirements for college credit can earn up to:

18 COLLEGE CREDITS

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Serving Euclid, Mentor, and Wickliffe

Contact Us

Tel: 440-974-5336

Email: jglavan@mentorschools.org

Address

6477 Center Street

Mentor, OH  44060