TMCC

Fire Science Technology

Fire Science Technology

The TMCC fire technology program has several opportunities for those who are interested in jobs in the fire service or want to enhance their current level of training and education. For those interested in a job as a "structure" firefighter, we recommend the Truckee Meadows Community College Fire and Rescue Academy.

For those interested in a career in wildland firefighting, we recommend the fire science degree with a wildland firefighter workshop certifications.

For those interested in obtaining a general degree, we recommend the fire technology degree. In addition, we offer a wide range of workshop classes in wildland firefighting.

Degrees

Certificates

Fire Technology Job Opportunities

Although the job market in fire technology is very competitive, TMCC graduates have the required training and certification to be employed upon graduation.

  1. BLM Recruitment
  2. U.S. Government Jobs
  3. California Fire Departments
  4. Nevada Fire Departments
  5. Arizona Fire Departments
  6. Utah Fire Departments

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Fire Science Technology

Regional Public Safety Training Center
Truckee Meadows Community College
5190 Spectrum Boulevard - Office 219
Reno, Nevada 89512-3999

Telephone: 775-789-5555 or Fax: 775-789-5431

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