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Welcome to the CCRI Fire Science Department!

Fire ScienceRegistration is now underway for Spring 2017 classes. Multiple classes will be held Monday-Saturday on the Knight Campus and one class offering will be held on the Newport campus on Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 6:00 - 10:00 p.m. FIRE 1130 Emergency Medical Technician - Basic. Visit Courses Available and search under Fire Sciences.

Fire ScienceFire Science Student Learning Outcomes Assessment Plan and Curriculum Map provide information for the student on what topics will be introduced, reinforced or emphasized during the various Fire Science courses that are offered. [More info]

nursing studentsThe Community College of Rhode Island's Associate in Applied Science degree program in Fire Science is designed to give students the skills needed to enter or advance in the field of fire service. CCRI's Fire Science program is now accredited by the Rhode Island Department of Health Center for Emergency Medical Services.

Fire Fighter Safety CourseFESHE Fire Science courses offered - FIRE 1010 "Fire Fighter Safety and Survival" and FIRE 1060 "Fire Behavior". Upon completion of these courses and all FESHE courses certificates from the National Fire Academy will be awarded to the students.

New Nursing Program GuidlinesCurrently pursuing articulation agreements with the Rhode Island Fire Academy and Massachusetts Fire Academy for pro-board certifications through NFPA testing formats.

CPRHEAL 0200 CPR for Healthcare Workers - Required for all students prior to entering the Nursing Program. This course provides American Heart Association CPR Training for healthcare providers, CCRI students, and lay rescuers. [More info]

Contact Information

Allethaire (Allie) Cullen
Department Chairperson
Knight Campus
2nd Floor Faculty offices
Tel: 401-825-2162

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Last Updated: 5/2/17