Program of Study

Program includes a variety of practical lab experiences.


Careers Available

Program graduates may seek employment as career firefighters, assistant fire marshals, fire inspectors and private fire protection engineers/inspectors.

Recommended Courses and Skills

High school algebra, chemistry and computer skills.

Helpful Personal Attributes

Ability to work as a member of a team and a high level of physical agility. Good oral and written communication skills.

Program Offerings

Program Credential Level Offered Code
Fire Protection Technology Associate in Applied Science Day and Evening A55240
Fire Protection Technology Diploma Day and Evening D55240

Program Contact

If you would like additional information about the Fire Protection Technology Program, contact David Peay, Instructor, at 336.757.3058 or dpeay@forsythtech.edu.