All Fire & EMS Courses

Restricted fire and EMS courses are not available for web/telephone registration. In many instances, sections are reserved for fire department members only, with priority granted to in-District fire departments. Reserve your seats here.

Registration for restricted courses begins on the following dates by reserving your seats here:

  • June 1 for fall courses
  • November 1 for spring courses
  • April 1 for summer courses

In-District fire departments receive priority registration two weeks prior to those dates.

503-720 Firefighter I Cert

This course meets the NFPA 1001, Standard for Firefighter Professional Qualifications, training requirements for WTCS Firefighter I certification. (Students must also complete the Hazardous Materials Operations course to be eligible for WTCS Firefighter I certification testing.) Students are given the opportunity to learn, develop and practice the practical skills required to perform as a firefighter, while also receiving the didactic theory required to support those skills and related firefighting functions. This course extends past the entry-level courses to better prepare the student to function as a firefighter while also providing the necessary education and skills to be eligible for WTCS Firefighter I certification testing.

Course Credits

3

Sections this Semester

Offering number: 503-720-002

CRN: 10400
Tuition/fee: $479.25
Seats Open: 18
Instructor: Graff, Dennis James
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Offering number: 503-720-003

CRN: 10401
Tuition/fee: $479.25
Seats Open: 7
Instructor: Jones, Michael L
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503-730 Firefighter II Cert

This course meets the NFPA 1001, Standard for Firefighter Professional Qualifications, training requirements for WTCS Firefighter II certification. (Students must also have completed the Hazardous Materials Operations course, in addition to holding WTCS Firefighter I certification to be eligible for WTCS Firefighter II certification testing.) Through classroom and practical skills instruction, the student will learn to apply advanced firefighting skills and education to mitigate various emergencies.

Course Credits

1

Sections this Semester

Offering number: 503-730-003

CRN: 11554
Tuition/fee: $159.75
Seats Open: 18
Instructor: Schulpius, Roy S
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503-780 Haz-Mat Operations

This course meets the NFPA 1001, Standard for Firefighter Professional Qualifications, training requirements to meet the Hazardous Materials Operations course completion requirement to be eligible for WTCS Firefighter I certification testing. Students will learn how to deal effectively with a hazardous materials emergency involving highway, rail and terminal operations.

Course Credits

.4

Sections this Semester

Offering number: 503-780-004

CRN: 11615
Tuition/fee: $60.68
Seats Open: 24
Instructor: Simon, Cassidy Gordon
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Offering number: 503-780-005

CRN: 11616
Tuition/fee: $60.68
Seats Open: 13
Instructor: Simon, Cassidy Gordon
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531-423 Heartsaver/1st Aid/CPR/AED

The Heartsaver First Aid program of the American Heart Association combines the Heartsaver AED and first aid course. Participants will learn to perform adult CPR; relieve a foreign body airway obstruction; use a barrier device during rescue breathing; use an automated external defibrillator (AED); and provide first aid for acute injuries and sudden illnesses. Through the use of watch then practice videos, participants receive concise, step by step instructions in these topics. Skill practice sessions afford plenty of time for hands on. The fee includes a textbook and a two year certification card.

Course Credits

.25

Sections this Semester

Offering number: 531-423-001

CRN: 11205
Tuition/fee: $63.05
Seats Open: 9
Instructor: TBA
Dates: 09/22/18-09/22/18
Days: Saturday
Times: 08:00am-11:50am
Room: H106

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Dates: 09/22/18-09/22/18
Days: Saturday
Times: 12:30pm-04:20pm
Room: H106

Offering number: 531-423-002

CRN: 11206
Tuition/fee: $63.05
Seats Open: 14
Instructor: TBA
Dates: 10/08/18-10/15/18
Days: Monday
Times: 08:00am-11:50am
Room: H106

Offering number: 531-423-008

CRN: 11523
Tuition/fee: $63.05
Seats Open: 19
Instructor: TBA
Dates: 10/09/18-10/09/18
Days: Tuesday
Times: 08:00am-11:50am
Room: A108

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Dates: 10/09/18-10/09/18
Days: Tuesday
Times: 12:30pm-04:20pm
Room: A108

Offering number: 531-423-009

CRN: 11524
Tuition/fee: $63.05
Seats Open: 19
Instructor: TBA
Dates: 10/11/18-10/11/18
Days: Thursday
Times: 08:00am-11:50am
Room: A108

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Dates: 10/11/18-10/11/18
Days: Thursday
Times: 12:30pm-04:20pm
Room: A108

Offering number: 531-423-010

CRN: 11525
Tuition/fee: $63.05
Seats Open: 19
Instructor: TBA
Dates: 10/20/18-10/20/18
Days: Saturday
Times: 08:00am-11:50am
Room: S214

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Dates: 10/20/18-10/20/18
Days: Saturday
Times: 12:30pm-04:20pm
Room: S214

Offering number: 531-423-012

CRN: 11648
Tuition/fee: $63.05
Seats Open: 20
Instructor: TBA
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Dates: 10/18/18-10/25/18
Days: Thursday
Times: 05:00pm-08:50pm
Room: S214

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531-480 BLS Provider

Basic Life Support (BLS) curriculum and testing will include one and two rescuer adult CPR, adult and pediatric obstructed airway, use an automated external defibrillator (AED) and pediatric CPR. This module includes the use of barrier devices. This course is appropriate for health care providers and other professional rescuers who are in need of initial training or renewal of a current certification. The fee includes a textbook and a two year certification card.

Course Credits

.2

Sections this Semester

Offering number: 531-480-001

CRN: 11208
Tuition/fee: $54.09
Seats Open: 17
Instructor: TBA
Dates: 08/25/18-08/25/18
Days: Saturday
Times: 09:00am-02:50pm
Room: H106

Offering number: 531-480-002

CRN: 11209
Tuition/fee: $54.09
Seats Open: 17
Instructor: TBA
Dates: 09/08/18-09/08/18
Days: Saturday
Times: 09:00am-02:50pm
Room: H106

Offering number: 531-480-003

CRN: 11210
Tuition/fee: $54.09
Seats Open: 20
Instructor: TBA
Dates: 10/06/18-10/06/18
Days: Saturday
Times: 09:00am-02:50pm
Room: H106

Offering number: 531-480-004

CRN: 11211
Tuition/fee: $54.09
Seats Open: 17
Instructor: TBA
Dates: 11/10/18-11/10/18
Days: Saturday
Times: 09:00am-02:50pm
Room: H106

Offering number: 531-480-005

CRN: 11212
Tuition/fee: $54.09
Seats Open: 20
Instructor: TBA
Dates: 12/08/18-12/08/18
Days: Saturday
Times: 09:00am-02:50pm
Room: H106

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