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Fire Officer Training I - Diploma Program (Online)
Length of Program: 6 Months
Take your education to the next level. Earn a Fire Officer I Diploma.
The online Fire Officer I program is designed to prepare students for employment as Fire Officers and Fire Fighting Prevention Supervisors. The program prepares individuals to provide initial care to sick or injured persons.
Student must have completed the certification for a Fire Fighter or a Volunteer Fire Fighter by the Bureau of Fire Standards and Training.
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, "Employment of fire fighters is expected to grow by 19% over the 2008-2018 decade, which is faster than the average for all occupations. First-line supervisors/managers of fire-fighting/prevention workers employed in local government earned a median salary of about $69,000 a year."