Emergency & Fire Management Services

Pathway Information

  • Every year, fires and other emergencies take thousands of lives and destroy property worth billions of dollars. Firefighters and emergency services workers help protect the public against these dangers by rapidly responding to a variety of emergencies. They are frequently the first emergency personnel at the scene of a traffic accident or medical emergency and may be called upon to put out a fire, treat injuries or perform other vital functions.

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    Sequence of Courses

    Pathway Course ID Course Title Level Credit
    Emergency and Fire Management Services 3481 Introduction to Law and Public Service Level 1: Introductory 0.5
    Emergency and Fire Management Services 7627 First Aid/CPR/EMR (South Only) Level 2: Technical 0.5
    Emergency and Fire Management Services 7352, 7353 Firefighter 1 Level 2: Technical 1
    Emergency and Fire Management Services 7356, 7357 Emergency Medical Technician Level 2: Technical 1
    Emergency and Fire Management Services 7354, 7355 Firefighter 2 Level 3: Application 1
     

    Courses offered may vary between schools.  To be considered a CTE Completer in the pathway, students must complete 3.0 credits within the course sequence, achieve 80% or greater competency on the course standards or industry proficiency exam, and graduate high school in four years.  At least 2.0 of the required 3.0 required credits must be a combination of technical and application level courses.

     

Career Opportunities

    • Paramedic

    • Municipal Fire Fighter

    • Emergency Management and Response Coordinator

    • Fire Prevention Specialist

    • Emergency Planning Manager

    • Forest Fire Fighter

    • Hazardous Materials

    • Responder

    • Fire Inspector