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Fire Protection Technology, Certificate in Hazardous Materials

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A 55 24 0 C3

Contact: (336) 334-4822, ext. 50223

The Fire Protection Technology Post Degree Certificate in Hazardous Materials is designed to provide the technical and professional knowledge neccesary to respond to incidents involving hazardous materials.  It also provides a sound foundation for continuous higher learning in fire protection.

Course work includes classroom and laboratory exercises to introduce the student to various aspects of hazardous material incidents. Students will learn technical skills such as incident operations and management and the chemistry of hazardous materials.

Graduates should qualify for employment or advancement in governmental agencies, industrial firms, insurance rating organizations, educational organizations and municipal fire departments. Employed persons should have opportunities for skilled and supervisory positions within their current organizations.

Total Credits: 8

Total Credits: 9

Total credits required for this certificate: 17

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