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College of Public Safety Administration

Certificate without Financial Aid Eligibility

Fire Officer Supervisor

FOSU-CT

Effective Beginning Catalog Term: Fall 2015 (505)

The requirements shown below are valid beginning Fall 2015 (505), and may not reflect degree requirements for current students. Current students should visit My SPC and view My Learning Plan to see specific degree requirements for their effective term.



Program Leadership Information

publicsafetyadvising@spcollege.edu -
Brian Frank, Dean, .
Charles Crowther, Program Director, .

Program Summary

This certificate is designed to incorporate the theory and applications necessary to become a credentialed Fire Officer. Students who complete SPC's Certificate program in Fire Officer Supervisor will have completed courses in preparation for the Certificate of Competency test for Fire Officer I through the Florida State Fire College. Additional requirements outside of this certificate are required for Fire Officer I certification and details are available on the Florida Fire Board of Standards Training website (url:http://www.myfloridacfo.com/Division/SFM/BFST/default.htm#.VTexC5OMBdM).
These courses also apply towards the Fire Science Associate in Science (FIRE-AS) degree.

The Academic Pathway is a tool for students that lists the following items:
o the recommended order in which to take the program courses
o suggested course when more than one option exists
o which semester each course is typically offered
o if the course has a prerequisite
o courses that may lead to a certificate (if offered in the program)

If you are starting the program this term, click here to access the recommended Academic Pathway.

If you have already started the program, click here for the archived Academic Pathways.

Please verify the Academic Pathway lists your correct starting semester.

Florida CIP Code

0743020111: Fire Science Technology

Federal CIP Code

43.0201: Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician.

Job Related Opportunities

  • Fire Officer

Admission Rules

Must be a Florida Firefighter.

MAJOR CORE COURSES

Company Officer
3
Building Construction for the Fire Service
3
Fire Service Course Delivery
3
Firefighting Tactics and Strategy I
3
12
Total Credits