The Fire Science Technology program at the Arab Fire Safety & Security Academy prepares students to become competent practitioners in the fire service.
The Fire Science Technology degree program responds to the needs of fire departments to provide critical educational opportunities to employees who either strive for employment advancement or have assumed greater roles and responsibilities. The Fire Science Technology degree program is a sequence of courses designed to prepare fire service personnel at all levels to become better officers and leaders. The program provides college level learning opportunities which introduce, develop, and reinforce academic and occupational knowledge, skills, and attitudes required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement, emergency medical care and hazardous materials. The curriculum follows the guidelines established by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA). These programs are recognized nationally and internationally. Completion of this program leads to an Associate of Applied Science degree in Fire Science Technology.
Students who graduate from the AFSSAC A.A.S program may be assisted by AFSSAC staff in preparing to continue studies in other universites world wide.
|Duration:||2 years divided into 8 quarters.|
|Language:||Arabic & English.|
|Place of Training:||AFSSAC, Jeddah, Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia|
Certification: Those who graduate from this program are to receive an AAS degree in fire science that qualifies him to work in a Varity of positions related to fire fighting.