Fire and Rescue

Fire and Rescue

Note: Classes at the ESEC (Emergency Service Education Center) at 700 North High School Road;
Second year students should enroll in the Emergency Medical Services program. This will give students the opportunity to earn an additional 12 college credits toward a fire science associate degree.
Students must provide their own transportation to ESEC!

Course Title: FIRE AND RESCUE I
Course Instructor: J.D. Robinson
Robin Nicoson
Number of Credits: 3 per semester
Semesters Offered: 2 semesters
Prerequisite: None
Eligible Grade Levels: 11th & 12th
Dual Credit: Ivy Tech Community College – 9 Credits
  • Adrenaline rush, burning buildings, blazing fires and YOU!
  • Prepare for entry-level positions or further study in fire service
  • Study fire protection systems, fire prevention and safety education, building construction and floor plans, fire, safety and construction codes
  • Focus on Fire Service Accreditation Service (IFSAS) curriculum prepares students for FireFighter I & II certifications exams
  • Learn the importance of on-scene and on-the-job firefighter health, safety and fitness
  • Earn credits toward an associate degree program in Fire Science
  • Uniform required: shirts and safety glasses; approximately $190
  • Physical may be required.
Dual Credit Information

Course Number Course Name Credit Amount College
FIRE 100 Fire Suppression 3 Credits Ivy Tech Community College
HSPS 121 Hazmat 3 Credits Ivy Tech Community College
FIRE 116 Firefighter I 3 Credits Ivy Tech Community College
FIRE 117 Firefighter II 3 Credits Ivy Tech Community College