The Edmonds Community College Fire Officer Degree prepares firefighters for career advancement in the profession and provides a steppingstone to a four-year degree. Gain fire fighting command expertise. Start this winter with Fire Protection Systems, FOD 137, online. Cost $425. Runs Jan. 17-March 18. And Hazardous Materials Incident Management, FOD 215, offered mostly online with two in class sessions: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Mon., Jan. 11 and Mon., March 18. Cost $425. Class runs online Jan. 17-March 7.
Spring classes will be Fire Service Instructor I and II, FOD 131 and FOD 231.
Fire Officer degree students may be able to earn college credit for training that previously received at a fire department or via the National Fire Academy. Go to http://priorlearning.edcc.edu, click on Academic Departments, and select Fire Officer Degree for more information. Call Pam LeMay at 425.640.1371 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about prior learning credits.