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First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers

Typical job duties performed with this occupation include:

TASK DUTIES
Assess nature and extent of fire, condition of building, danger to adjacent buildings, and water supply status to determine crew or company requirements.
Assign firefighters to jobs at strategic locations to facilitate rescue of persons and maximize application of extinguishing agents.
Attend in-service training classes to remain current in knowledge of codes, laws, ordinances, and regulations.
Compile and maintain records on personnel, accidents, equipment, and supplies.
Conduct fire drills for building occupants and report on the outcomes of such drills.
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*Note: Not all occupations will have a full list of Task Duties or associated programs

Training for this occupational program or those in a similar family of programs can be located at the following postsecondary institutions in the State of Kansas. Please check with a program advisor at the postsecondary institution for more information on the particular focus of each program listed. Programs nearest the local area appear first. Click on the program to find more information.

INSTITUTION NAME CITY INSTITUTION TYPE PROGRAM TITLE AWARDS HOURS
Butler Community College El Dorado Public FIRE SCIENCE Associate Degree - AAS 62
Salina Area Technical College Salina Public FIRE FIGHTER Less Than One-year Technical Certificate - CCOMP 15
Johnson County Community College Overland Park Public FIRE SCIENCE Associate Degree - AAS 63
Johnson County Community College Overland Park Public FIRE ADMINISTRATION Two-year Technical Certificate - CERT 51
Johnson County Community College Overland Park Public FIREFIGHTER Less Than One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 27
Kansas City Kansas Community College Kansas City Public FIRE SCIENCE/FIRE-FIGHTER Associate Degree - AAS 66
Kansas City Kansas Community College Kansas City Public FIREFIGHTER CERTIFICATE Less Than One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 24
Hutchinson Community College Hutchinson Public FIRE SCIENCE Associate Degree - AAS 64
Hutchinson Community College Hutchinson Public FIRE SCIENCE Less Than One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 18
Hutchinson Community College Hutchinson Public FIRE SCIENCE Two-year Technical Certificate - CERT 48
Coffeyville Community College Coffeyville Public FIRE SCIENCE/FIREFIGHTER Associate Degree - AAS 64
Cowley Community College Arkansas City Public FIRE SCIENCE Less Than One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 25
Garden City Community College Garden City Public FIRE SCIENCE/FIREFIGHTING Associate Degree - AAS 64
Garden City Community College Garden City Public FIRE FIGHTER II Less Than One-year Technical Certificate - CCOMP 15
Garden City Community College Garden City Public FIRE FIGHTER I Less Than One-year Technical Certificate - CCOMP 11
Seward County Community College Liberal Public FIRE SCIENCE Less Than One-year Technical Certificate - CCOMP 10
Park University Kansas City Private PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION - FIRE SERVICES MANAGEMENT Bachelor of Public Administration - BPA 0