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Firefighters provide a special service to the community, protecting people and their property with fire prevention and protection efforts. Get the hands-on training you need to become a firefighter, fire inspector or fire investigator.

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Fire Protection Technician (AAS)

63 Credits Location: Appleton

Firefighters provide a special service to the community, protecting people and their property with fire prevention and protection efforts. To prepare for this career field, you’ll learn the principles of fire behavior, management, prevention and protection systems, as well as other emergency services. Your training will include knowledge of building construction and the use of water in fire protection. You’ll also learn about hazardous materials, rope, confined space and trench rescue, as well as EMT-Basic certification training. Through realistic classroom simulation and hands-on experience, you will master the knowledge and techniques to save lives and property in our FESHE aligned program. With this training, you’ll be ready for numerous Wisconsin firefighter certifications. Get started on this exciting, rewarding career.

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Franz Named Alumni of ...

Fox Valley Technical College has named City of Oshkosh Fire Chief Tim Franz as its 2017 Alumni of the Year recipient.

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Public Safety Day ...

On Saturday, August 13, visitors got a first-hand experience with law enforcement and firefighting at the first-ever Public Safety Day.

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Public Safety Day

Public Safety Day

Join us for this FREE family-friendly event! Saturday, August 19, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

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AAS - Associate Degree
TD - Technical Diploma
C - Certificate
A - Apprenticeship

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