Fire Rescue Technolgoy Requirements

Emergency Medical Technician Certificate

  • Required
    • FRS 2061 Emergency Medical Technician or EMS 15 Emergency Medical Technician

6 Total Credit Hours

  • Tuition*
    • $1,014.00
  • Fees**
    • 48.00
  • Misc (Graduations Fees, Exit Exams)***
    • $50.00

Total Cost Estimate $1,112.00***

Basic Firefighter Certificate

  • Required
    • FRS 101 Introduction to Fire Service
    • FRS 102 Firefighters Basic Skills I
    • FRS 103 Firefighters Basic Skills II
    • FRS 104 Firefighters Intermediate Skills I

12 Total Credit Hours

  • Tuition*
    • $2,028.00
  • Fees**
    • 96.00
  • Misc (Graduations Fees, Exit Exams)***
    • $50.00

Total Cost Estimate $2,174.00***

Fire Officer Certificate

  • Required
    • FRS 2051 Fire Precention, Public Education and Fire Cause Determination II
    • FRS 2052 Firefighter Survival and Resuce
    • FRS 2053 Hazardous Materials Technician
    • FRS 2062 Managing Company Tactical Operations: Decision Making
    • FRS 2063 Instructional Techniques for Company Officers
    • FRS 2071 Company Officer
    • FRS 2072 Incident Command System
    • FRS 2073 Leadership I: Strategies for Company Success
    • FRS 2074 Fire/Arson Detection (Arson I)

13 Total Credit Hours

  • Tuition*
    • $2,197.00
  • Fees**
    • $104.00
  • Misc (Graduations Fees, Exit Exams)***
    • $50.00

Total Cost Estimate $2,351.00***

Advanced Firefighter Certificate

  • Required
    • FRS 101 Introduction to Fire Service
    • FRS 102 Firefighters Basic Skills I
    • FRS 103 Firefighters Basic Skills II
    • FRS 104 Firefighters Intermediate Skills I
    • FRS 105 Firefighters Intermediate Skills II
    • FRS 201 Firefighters Advanced Skills I
    • FRS 202 Firefighters Advanced Skills II
    • FRS 203 Firefighters Advanced Skills III

24 Total Credit Hours

  • Tuition*
    • $4,056.00
  • Fees**
    • 192.00
  • Misc (Graduations Fees, Exit Exams)***
    • $50.00

Total Cost Estimate $4,298.00***

Fire Chief Diploma

  • Required

    • FRS 101 Introduction to Fire Service
    • FRS 102 Firefighters Basic Skills I
    • FRS 103 Firefighters Basic Skills II
    • FRS 104 Firefighters Intermediate Skills I
    • FRS 105 Firefighters Intermediate Skills II
    • FRS 201 Firefighters Advanced Skills I
    • FRS 202 Firefighters Advanced Skills II
    • FRS 203 Firefighters Advanced Skills III
    • FRS 204 EMT First Responder
    • FRS 205 Fire Officer I
    • FRS 206 Fire Officer II
    • FRS 207 Fire Officer III
    • Computer/Digital Literacy
    • Area 1 General Education: Written Communication, Orgal Communications, or Humanities/Heritage
    • Area 2 General Education: Social/Behavioral Sciences, Natural Sciences, or Quantitative Reasoning

52-55 Total Credit Hours

  • Tuition*
    • $9,295.00
  • Fees**
    • 440.00
  • Misc (Graduations Fees, Exit Exams)***
    • $50.00

Total Cost Estimate $9,785.00***

Note:

*Tuition is based on $169.00 per credit hour and is calculated on maximum credit hours.
**KCTCS BuildSmart Investment for Kentucky Competitiveness Fee of $8.00 per credit hour.
***Represents an approximate cost.