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Fire Science - CERT A

This program is designed to prepare students to successfully obtain needed certifications to meet the minimum job requirements for a position as a firefighter.


Firefighters may be called upon to put out a fire, treat injuries, or perform other vital functions. Frequently the first to respond to emergencies, most firefighters are trained in emergency medical procedures. Firefighters work in a variety of settings, including urban, suburban, industrial, and forests and grasslands. Firefighting training and tactics vary depending upon the environment.


Hutchinson Community College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). The Higher Learning Commission is one of six regional institutional accreditors recognized by the US Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

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Campus Safety

Hutchinson Community College is committed to providing a safe and secure campus environment for students and staff.