Hans Silberschlag

Residential Faculty - Fire Science

Program Director :

Office of Dean Career-Tech Pro

Fire Science/EMT

480-461-6300

Classes Taught

Fall Flex Start 2020

FSC101 Introduction to Fire Service Selection and Entry 4 Credits
Overview of the application and selection processes used by various fire departments and fire service organizations. Focus on the skills and abilities required for entry-level positions in the fire department, including oral and written communication skills, mathematical and mechanical skills, problem-solving skills, and physical agility and stamina. Elements of fire service culture and their effects on personal growth and interpersonal relationships. Major components of written application processes, requirements, preparation of resumes and their effect on employment prospects. Preparation for the interview to include communications skills, mental preparation techniques, behaviors, and the importance of the interview in the pre-employment process. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33666
Downtown Center
DTC 451
Lecture/Lab
09/01/2020 - 11/17/2020
Tu
5:00 PM - 7:40 PM

Open

17 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 33666 is a hybrid class. Hybrid classes have reduced class time and internet requirements. Technology skills will be required. Go to http://www.mesacc.edu/eLearning/ for more information. Contact instructor at jeffrey.case@mesacc.edu.

FSC174 Functions of Command 2 Credits
Basic functions of command in the fire service. Includes brief history and future trends of incident command. Analysis of recent local, national, and international tactical and strategic concerns. Utilizes a Command Training Center to provide real-time, computer- and prop-enhanced simulations.
Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor. Corequisites: FSC102.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
39159
Dobson Campus
DTC 451
Lecture/Lab
10/22/2020 - 12/18/2020
We
5:00 PM - 7:40 PM

Open

20 of 20
Seats Available

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