Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) at College of San Mateo
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Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs)
Certificate of Achievement: Fire Technology

Upon successful completion of this certificate, students will be able to:
  1. Identify and discuss the concepts and theories related to the fire service including its history and development, fire prevention techniques and fire protection equipment, fire behavior and chemistry, building construction considerations, and firefighter safety.
  2. Recognize the tools and equipment used in the fire service, and demonstrate their safe and proper use.
  3. Explain and demonstrate the importance of developing interpersonal and communication skills necessary to function within the fire service and society at large.
  4. Describe and demonstrate the value and necessity of ethics, integrity, and professionalism in the fire service.