Fire Protection Technology

The Fire Protection Technology program at Amarillo College offers cost-effective and comprehensive training that meets the most stringent regulatory standards. The program meets or exceeds requirements of the Texas Commission on Fire Protection Standards, The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, the Federal Aviation Administration, and the Environmental Protection Agency.

Fire Protection Technology

What can you do with a Fire Protection Technology degree?


Job opportunities are available in small or large municipal fire departments, fire protection districts, or industrial, airport and even national forest fire departments. Depending on the level of continued education achieved, career paths can include: fire building inspector, arson investigator, occupational safety and risk manager, and more.

 Fire Protection Technology

Follow your path to a Certificate or stack them to get your Degree


Enter the Workforce in as little as 2 semesters

Firefighter Certification

FIRS 1401

Firefighter Certification I

FIRS 1507

Firefighter Certification II

FIRS 1413

Firefighter Certification III

FIRS 1319

Firefighter Certification IV

EMSP 1163

EMT-Clinical

EMSP 1501

EMT-Basic

Fire Protection Technology AAS

First Semester

 

EMSP 1163

EMT-Clinical

EMSP 1501

EMT-Basic

Second Semester

 

FIRS 1401

Firefighter Certification I

FIRS 1507

Firefighter Certification II

FIRS 1413

Firefighter Certification III

FIRS 1319

Firefighter Certification IV

Third Semester

 

FIRS 1204

Basic Wildland Firefighting

FIRS 2344

Driver/Operator - Pumper

FIRT 1342

Fire Officer I

FIRT 1343

Fire Officer II

Fourth Semester

 

FIRT 2305

Fire Instructor I

FIRT 2307

Fire Instructor II

FIRS 1543 or FIRS 2450

Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting or Hazardous Materials Technician

Fifth Semester

 

ENGL 1301

Freshman Comp 1

COURSE LIST

Social/Behav Science

 

 

COURSE LIST

Life&Phys Science/Math

COURSE LIST

Lng, Phil, Cultr/Creat Art

COURSE LIST

Speech

 

Please see an advisor for course sequencing.