Fire Officer Certification (Certificate E0381)

Technology and Health Division
Certificate E0381

The Fire Officer Certificate is intended for in-service firefighters preparing for promotion. It meets the prerequisite educational requirements for fire officer promotional exams.

Required Courses

Course Prefix Course Name Units
FIRE 100Company Officer 2C: Fire Inspections and Investigations1.5
FIRE 101Company Officer 2D All Risk Command Operations1.5
FIRE 102Company Officer 2B General Administrative Functions1
FIRE 103Company Officer 2E : Wildland Incident Operations1.5
FIRE 104Instructional Methodology1.5
FIRE 107Company Officer 2A: Human Resource Management for Company Officers1.5
FIRE 108ICS 300: Advance Incident Command1
Total Units9.5

Guided Pathways of Study Suggested Course Sequence 

The Fire Officer Certification program is a Regionally Accredited Training Program (ARTP). The Office of the State Fire Marshall (OSFM) has a responsibility for accreditation of ARTP's throughout the State of California. An ARTP shall provide the following delivery components:

1. California Fire Service Training and Education System (CFSTES)
2. California Fire Service Training and Education Program (FSTEP)
3. Fire Incident Command Certification System (CICCS)
4. California Community College Chancellor's Office Standard Fire Technology Degree Core Program


Office of the State Fire Marshall
1131 S. Street
Sacramento, CA 95811
(916) 445-8200

Program Learning Outcomes

Review Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for this program.

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