Are you interested in becoming a firefighter?
If so, now is a good time to enter this expanding career field. Firefighter jobs pay well and are expected to rise over 6% nationwide in the next ten years
. The demand is projected to increase to over 9% in Oregon
Not everyone is cut out for this type of work.
Firefighters face dangerous and demanding conditions, but if you are an individual who wants to serve and protect your community, KCC can help you get the training and experience you need to excel in this profession.
At KCC you can earn a one-year certificate, a pathway certificate or a two-year associate degree in emergency response operations (ERO), with an emphasis in structural fire science.