Puget Sound Skills Center
18010 8th Avenue South Burien, WA 98148

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Monday-Friday: 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Puget Sound Skills Center
18010 8th Avenue South Burien, WA 98148

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Fire & Emergency Services

About the Program

Join us in this exciting and challenging program that prepares you for a successful career in fire or emergency services. Learn all aspects of the field, including fire investigation, public education, and fire prevention. Students learn about fire science and participate in actual training drills. Learn fire safety, incident management systems, use of hose, ladders, self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA’s), and First Aid/CPR. Some students from this program are selected for sponsorship to an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) class. Tour local fire stations, the Valley Communication Center, and the Washington State Fire Academy. Combine great teaming skills with physical and mental strength as you complete this Firefighter One National Fire Protection Agency/International Association of Fire Chiefs (NFPA/IAFC) training program.

Approved Equivalency Credit: 0.5 English, 0.5 PE, 0.5 Health

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