Firefighter


Emergency Services program

The Firefighter program is accredited by the Utah Fire and Rescue Academy (UFRA) and courses are designed to meet the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) professional qualifications requirements for certification. This program provides training focused on developing individual competencies such as beginning and advanced firefighting and hazardous materials handling in a team-based learning environment. Students develop skills that are fundamental to firefighting in preparation for entering the fire service. Certification testing is administered upon completion.

Program Cost
$2,346.35 (Tuition and Student/Program Fees. Some courses may require additional fees.)
$371.95 (Estimated books and Materials) *
Program Length
340 hours (6 months)
Location
Building Y-16 Freeport Center
Enrollment
Open Enrollment Year Round
Training Schedule
Details

Training Schedules


Block 1

FIRE 1012: Intro to Fire Safety

Aug 14, 2018 - Sep 01, 2018

06:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Tu Th *Sa

FIRE 1020: Fire I

Sep 01, 2018 - Nov 10, 2018

06:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Tu Th *Sa

FIRE 1025: Fire II

Nov 10, 2018 - Dec 11, 2018

06:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Tu Th *Sa

Block 2

FIRE 1023: Hazmat Awareness

Dec 13, 2018 - Dec 22, 2018

06:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Tu Th *Sa

FIRE 1024: Hazmat Operations

Dec 22, 2018 - Jan 22, 2019

06:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Tu Th *Sa


*Saturdays: 8:00am - 5:00pm

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NOTE: High school students may choose to have a schedule that coincides with the morning bell schedule at their high school. To request early arrival, high school students may visit the Student Services Office.

Additional Program Information

(* NOTE: Cost of books and supplies are based on Davis Tech’s bookstore prices at the time of publication. All prices are subject to change.)
Adult College Admission Fee
$45.00
Tuition and Fees
Adult Tuition: Details
High School Students: $1,692.85
Books and Supplies
Details
Certificate Processing Fee
$18.00
Pell Grants
Not Eligible
Scholarships
Eligible
Veterans
Eligible
Davis Tech Credentials
Davis Tech Certificate of Program Completion
Industry Certifications
The Davis Tech Firefighter program provides students with the necessary skills to begin employment in their selected field. Students who complete their program will be prepared to take the tests for the following certifications:
Firefighter I
Firefighter II
Hazardous Materials - Awareness
Hazardous Materials - Basic Operation
Placement Rates
73%
Utah Wages
Low Median High
$9.81 $14.57 $25.29
Utah Job Outlook and Work Requirements
Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists
Firefighters
High School
N/A
College/University
N/A
  1. Verify you meet program Admissions Requirements
  2. Complete the Davis Tech Admissions Application
  3. Meet with an Enrollment Technician in Student Services and submit the forms and all required admissions documentation. Admission is on a first come, first serve basis.