Tyler Junior College

East Texas Fire Academy

Fire Protection Technology

The Fire Protection AAS degree plan covers orientation to the fire service, career opportunities and related fields. Basic fire and arson investigation practices, preparation of firefighters and fire officers to develop public fire safety awareness and examination of building codes and requirements, construction types, and building materials also is covered. Courses also include instruction for industrial emergency response teams and specific needs related to hazards in business and industrial facilities.

Degree Plans

Short URL to this page: www.tjc.edu/FireProtect

Fire Protection Contact Information

Jason B. Waller, MS
Department Chair
Office: Pirtle Tech T-116

Telephone: 903-510-2539