Fire Services

Certificate, 16 Credits

AVAILABLE IN: Albert Lea, Austin, Owatonna
COURSE PLAN: Two Semesters

The Fire Services Certificate will prepare the student to perform basic firefighter functions. Students learn firefighter techniques and hazardous materials functions. Team work is emphasized throughout the program. Upon successful completion of this certificate is the opportunity for State Certification in Firefighter I & II. This certificate completes the job entry requirements as a firefighter for most fire departments.

Minnesota State Fire EMS Rescue School


Related Programs

Last Updated: March 14, 2017

Would you like more information?

By telling us a little more about yourself, we'll be able to send you customized information based on what matters to you. We are excited that you are interested in Riverland and look forward to seeing you soon!

Are you interested in receiving texts from Riverland?

Fire & Rescue Training

Welcome to Riverland Community College's Fire & Safety Training. Our team of professional firefighting instructors can assist you and your Department in learning the latest firefighting techniques. Contact us to learn more about how Riverland can help you with your fire training needs.

For more information or to schedule a class/training session onsite for your service, please contact Wanda Staska 800-247-5039 ext 0615 or