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Fire Technology (AS)


Please note:  These requirements are based on 2018-2019 LAVC Catalog.

Complete a minimum of 60 degree applicable semester units consisting of required courses for major, general education and elective courses as needed.  Some major courses may double count for general education.  Each major course must be completed with a grade of C or higher. Download Graduation Petition Form and return the completed form to the Admissions and Records Office early in your last semester of completing the requirements.  Indicate the degree(s) and general education plan(s) you are completing. For the latest degree requirements, please see the LAVC catalog.


Complete the following 5 required courses

Course Course Title UNITS
Firetek 201 Fire Protection Organization 3
Firetek 202 Fire Prevention 3
Firetek 203 Fire Protection Equipment and Systems 3
Firetek 204 Building Construction for Fire Protection 3
Firetek 205 Fire Behavior and Combustion 3

Complete 4-8 Units from The Following Courses

Course Course Title UNITS
Firetek 27 Wildland Firefighte 4
Firetek 96 Emergency Medical Technician 8

Total units required for major: 19-23

Follow Associate Degree General Education Requirements - PLAN A to meet general education unit requirements.

Required general education units: 30


Required degree applicable elective units: 7-9

Total units required: 60

*This course has a prerequisite or a corequisite.
#Cross-referenced course.