Become a fire fighter. Respond to emergency calls, control and extinguish fires, protect life and property. Train to use fire-fighting equipment and to be a first responder.
In this career field, job growth is on the rise. It is expected that job growth will
increase by 3% over the next 10 years.
In this field, it is estimated you could earn $66,600 a year.
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- Fire Inspector
- Municipal Firefighter
- Firefighter Supervisor
At Delta, you get small classes, professors who see your potential and resources to help you succeed. Delta professors are here to teach. And, they're really good at it.
About Delta's Program
Delta's program is designed to provide you the vocational and technical skills for employment as a Fire Fighter.
You will gain skills and knowledge in many areas of fire science technology including:
- Firefighting strategies and tactics
- Building construction
- Hazardous materials
- Fire protection systems
- Fire protection hydraulics and water supply
- Incident command systems
Why you should choose Delta
Life is busy. But that shouldn't get in the way of your education. Delta offers classes at night, on weekends and online to make taking classes and getting that degree easier. Plus, Delta has off-campus centers so you can take classes even closer to home.
At the Teaching Learning Center, located in the Library, we offer tutoring on a wide variety of subjects, and help with developing study and learning skills. Most tutoring is on a walk-in basis but we do have some online tutoring options.
Best of all, it's free for currently enrolled Delta students. Just another way we demonstrate our commitment to helping students succeed.
Facts & Figures
Our students get the latest technology so they can graduate and be ready to hit the ground running.
Delta is nationally recognized as one of America's leading community colleges.
Delta College offers over 150 degree, certificate and training options. Continue exploring and advancing your education with these related programs:
- Fire Science Technology - Associate
- Fire Science Technology, Emergency Medical Services - Associate
- Fire Science Technology, Fire & Industrial Loss Prevention Officer - Certificate
- Fire Science Technology, Fire Investigation-Prevention - Associate
- Fire Science Technology, Industrial-Commercial Security & Safety - Associate
- Fire Science Technology, Leadership & Training - Associate