Whether you are looking to prepare for a career or you are currently in the workforce and looking to advance, the Fire Science Program at Merritt College will help you meet your goals.
Along with the hands-on training needed to prepare you for the future, the program now offers degree and certificate programs to take you to the next level.ENROLL
Enroll in comprehensive courses such as fire suppression, rescue, emergency medical services, hazardous materials, disaster response and recovery, fire academy, investigation, public education, and long-term community preparedness.
Earn an Associate of Science or a Certificate in Fire Technology, as well as Certificates of Achievement in Chief Fire Officer and Fire Officer.
Move on to traditional careers such as firefighter, fire investigators and fire inspector, or find jobs in such fields as emergency management, homeland security, and forensics.