Rock Valley College

Fire Science Courses

The following is a comprehensive list of courses offered in this subject or discipline. This is meant to give you an idea of the types of courses offered in each area. Click on any course to learn more about it.

Disclaimer: Not all courses listed here will be offered during this academic year. Please speak with an academic advisor to fulfill specific graduation requirements. 

If this subject or discipline is directly related to a degree or certificate program, you should find links to that information on this page. The degree and certificate pages will go into more detail on the course requirements for each degree or certificate.

It is always recommended that you talk to an academic advisor about your educational goals and to learn more about specific programs.

Number Title
  FRE-101 Intro to Fire Protection
  FRE-102 Fire Apparatus Engineer
  FRE-103 Hazardous Material Operations
  FRE-104 Fire Behavior and Combustion
  FRE-106 Rescue Practices
  FRE-112 Vehicle/Machinery Rescue Operations
  FRE-118 Building Construction-Fire Protection
  FRE-180 Essentials of Firefighting I
  FRE-181 Essentials of Firefighting II
  FRE-182 Essentials of Firefighting III
  FRE-205 Principles of Fire and Emergency
  FRE-208 Fire Prevention Principles
  FRE-209 Fire Protection Systems
  FRE-210 Fire Investigation
  FRE-215 Introduction to Strategy & Tactics
  FRE-218 Instructor I
  FRE-219 Instructor II
  FRE-223 Emergency Medical Technician
  FRE-240 Fire Protection Internship
  FRE-250 Special Topics in the Fire Service