LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE

                               CURRICULAR GUIDE

Fire Science Academy
Certificate of Completion

Curriculum Code: 0709  (Effective Fall 1999 - Summer 2000)

The Regional Fire Training Center provides the Fire Academy Certificate
Program to prepare individuals in basic fire training and fitness.  Successful
completion leads to certification by the Michigan Fire Fighting Training
Council for Fire Fighter I and II, HAZ MAT Awareness, and HAZ MAT Operations.

The Fire Science Academy is a selective admission program.  In order to be
considered as a candidate for this program, students must meet basic admission
requirements beyond those required for admission to the college.  Many of the
courses for this program are open only to students officially admitted to the
Fire Science Academy Program.

PREREQUISITES
Students should see the "Course Descriptions" section of this catalog or the
Course Schedule for course prerequisite information.  Basic skills assessment
and advising information may be found on page 8 of this catalog.

INFORMATION
The admission and/or graduation requirements for this program may change each
academic year.  The program requirements below apply only to those students
who have been admitted to the program for the 1999/2000 academic year.  For
the most recent and complete information, interested students should contact
the Admissions Office, Gannon Vocational-Technical Center, Room 232, telephone
number (517) 483-1254.

REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION TO THE FIRE SCIENCE ACADEMY PROGRAM
For current information about admission requirements, students must contact
the Admissions Office, Gannon Vocational-Technical Center, Room 232, telephone
number (517) 483-1254.

REQUIREMENTS                                                 TOTAL: 14 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
FIRE 101    MI F.F.T.C. Basic Fire Lev I                                     9
FIRE 102    MI F.F.T.C. Basic Fire Lev II                                    4
PFHW 111    Emergency Services Fitness III                                   1
            MINIMUM TOTAL                                                   14

SUGGESTED COURSE SEQUENCE
Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to
offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course
sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have
transferred in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill)
should contact an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.
I
FIRE 101
FIRE 102
PFHW 111