Sauk Valley Community College

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(F38) Fire Science: Fire: Management I

College Catalog - F38

Program Description

(F38) Certificate

Fire Service Management I certification will provide completers with the information and skills in supervisory practices and personnel management to lead a single fire company or station. Subject areas covered will include: the role and function of the Company Fire Officer, basic management principles and concepts, leadership, motivation, order giving, discipline, and conflict resolution. This certificate and additional requirements will provide the graduate with certification as Fire Service Instructor I from the Office of the Sate Fire Marshall.

Program Contact at Sauk Valley Community College
Academic Advising, 815/835-6354;
Jeffrey Newbury, Assistant Professor of Fire Science, 815/835-6269.

Estimated Program Cost

The following figures are based on current tuition and fee rates for the required number 3 credit hours.

Tuition $333.00 $960.00 $1,041.00
Student Activity Fee $75.00 $75.00 $75.00
Course Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Total Tuition and Fees $333.00 $960.00 $1,041.00

Estimated Additional Costs

The following figures are based on the average estimated per-credit-hour cost of attendance for the required number 3 credit hours. Actual costs will vary; check the Class Schedule for actual book costs.

Room and Board $3,375.00
Books and Supplies $247.98
Grand Total $3,955.98 $4,582.98 $4,663.98