Fire Science Technology Program at CMC
Begin your path to becoming a fire fighter with our comprehensive, two-year AAS program
The Fire Science Technology program at Colorado Mountain College offers the latest in fire technology as well as extensive opportunities for hands-on experience with the tools of the firefighting trade. The Fire Science program is designed to prepare students for the fire service, either as a volunteer or career fire fighter.
You will learn the fundamentals of fire science, organization, fire service occupational health and safety and health, investigations, codes and fire detection. The two-year AAS program provides comprehensive technical training in firefighting techniques, prevention and inspection, for your job or career.
Graduates of the program will receive an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Fire Science Technology.
Fire Science AAS — or Certificates
The CMC Fire Science Technology Program offer the following certificates, as well as, the AAS degree.
Fire Prevention Code Enforcement
Emphasis on fire protection systems, construction and regulatory oversight.
Learn fire behavior, investigations, criminal and fire service law and more.
Fire Department Company Officer Certificate
Aspire to become an officer with supervision and leadership skills.
Fire Science: Driver Operator
Learn to operate and maintain fire apparatus including pumpers, aerials and more.