Fire Protection and Safety Technology
The Fire Protection and Safety program is designed to provide professional training for students in careers as firefighting professionals in fire protection and safety agencies. Our highly qualified and experienced instructors guide you to success in learning the specialized knowledge required of firefighters. Careers include opportunities in municipal, state and federal agencies, as well as insurance companies and industries. This program is designed to meet the needs of potential and in service firefighters seeking promotional opportunities by providing practical and technical instruction.
- Estimated Length of Program: 2 years
- Credential Awarded: Associate in Science in Fire Protection and Safety Technology
Evening Program Only
STCC is pleased to announce the reinstatement of an associate degree program in Fire Protection and Safety Technology. All courses in our Fire Science certificate will be accepted into the degree program.
Upon completion of the associate degree, students will be able to enter the Salem State College Fire Science bachelor's degree program through an articulation agreement between the colleges.
Upon the successful completion of requirements of this program, the degree of Associate in Science in Fire Protection and Safety Technology will be awarded.