Fire Systems Technology Major

Description: A program focusing on the principles and practice of firefighting systems, building construction and related resources as applied to fire prevention, control, and mitigation. Includes instruction in fire hydraulics and dynamics, fire protection structures and systems design, fire behavior and combustion, fire protection hydraulics and water supply, fire protection equipment and systems, building construction for fire protection, and fire apparatus. Is Fire Systems Technology the right major for you?
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Fire Systems Technology Major

What Courses Do Fire Systems Technology Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Fire Systems Technology majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Budgeting
  • Emergency Medical Procedures
  • Fire Response Strategies
  • History
  • Labor Relations
  • Law
  • Management
  • Public Relations

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