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Evacuation DRILL Scheduled

The college will have an EVACUATION DRILL on Wed, Oct 17 in the early afternoon to test its emergency preparedness. >>>more

 
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10901 Little Patuxent Parkway
Columbia MD, 21044
Laurel College Center
312 Marshall Avenue, Suite 205
Laurel, MD 20707
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6751 Columbia Gateway Drive
Columbia MD, 21046
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Fire Science and Leadership - A.A.S. Degree (Career)

As a partnership between Howard Community College and the Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services, this curriculum is designated specifically for firefighters employed by the Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services.

This program prepares students for a career in fire services by providing an understanding of fire causes, fire hazards, and fire behavior, emergency control and fire suppression, building and fire codes and the role they play in building construction, and organizational structure. A deep understanding of fire behavior and combustion is provided with a focus on firefighter safety and survival. 

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