ATPC1793 Fire & Life Safety Educator I
45 contact hours, 3 college credits, class size: 6 minimum, 20 maximum
Course Fees: $290.00
This course is designed to provide the public educator with the knowledge and skills needed to successfully perform as a fire and life safety educator as addressed in NFPA 1035. For those who practice the multidiscipline profession of fire and life safety educator (including uniformed fire service personnel and other professionals), topics include fire behavior, community assessment, injury prevention and juvenile fire setting. The student will also develop presentation skills and learn how to formulate public education programs. This course meets the national certification criteria for Fire and Life Safety Education, Level I.
NOTE: This course is an approved elective for Fire Inspector II and Fire Officer II.
ATPC2794 Fire & Life Safety Educator II
24 contact hours, 1 college credit, class size: 6 minimum, 20 maximum
Course Fees: $200.00
This course is a continuation of Fire and Life Safety Educator I. The student will learn the principles of lesson plan development utilizing learning, performance, and behavioral objectives. The student will develop various evaluation strategies so that program outcomes are measured. Topics also include budget preparation and resource management. Prerequisite: Fire & Life Safety Educator I, FFP1793, BFST2794, or ATPC2794.
NOTE: This course is part of the Fire & Life Safety Educator Certification.