Image for ccl page

Driver Operator - CCL

Major: 5418
Effective Term: 2012 Summer II Final Term: Current
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 8

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Driver Operator program is designed for students who need (1) advanced training as professional firefighters, (2) preparation courses for career advancement opportunities in fire services, and/or (3) more comprehensive information about the role and function of an emergency vehicle driver/operator.

Suggested Course Plan Sequenced by Semester: GC, GC, EM, CG, MC, PC, PV

Program Notes:

Students must earn a grade of C or better for all courses required within the program.

Admission Criteria:

Acceptance into the program and permission of Program Director is required.

Program Prerequisites: None
Required Courses
FSC111Emergency Vehicle Driver Operator 2
FSC117Fire Apparatus 3
FSC118Fire Hydraulics 3

Program Competencies

  1. Perform the necessary math calculations to determine water supply and hydraulics and technical requirements of pumper trucks. (FSC118)
  2. Explain the process for handling hazardous material spills, leaks, fires, and explosions, and describe common hazardous materials carriers. (FSC111)
  3. Describe the principles of care, maintenance, and operation of fire apparatus and pumper trucks. (FSC117)

Additional information is available at MCCCD's Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation.

All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change.

Please refer to the Official MCCCD CCTA website for official programs information.

The college of you.