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Basic Structural Firefighter Certificate

The Basic Structural Firefighter Certificate (C1_BFF1) certificate offered at LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood and LSC-Montgomery. The Fire Science Technology Program has Additional Entrance Requirements. For more information please contact the Fire Science Department.

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Program Description

The structural firefighting certificate is for students wanting to pursue entry level opportunities as fire fighters. Interested students should contact fire science technology faculty for information regarding application and admission to the program.

Program Plan

First Year Credits

Course Number Title Credits
FIRS 1301 Firefighter Certification I 3
FIRS 1407 Firefighter Certification II 4
FIRS 1313 Firefighter Certification III 3
FIRS 1319 Firefighter Certification IV 3
FIRT 1171 Firefighter Agility & Fitness Prep 1
FIRT/FIRS1   Elective 3
FIRT 2171 Firefighter Agility & Fitness Prep II 1
FIRS 1423 Fire Certification V 4
FIRS 1329 Fire Certification VI 3
FIRS2 1433 Fire Certification VII 4

TOTAL Credits for Basic Structural Firefighter Certificate:

29

  1. Select from FIRT 1303, 1305, 1307, 1338, 1342, 1343, 1345, 1391, 2305, 2307, 2309, 2333, 2345 or FIRS 2344.
  2. Capstone course
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