Fire Science Technology

We entrust emergency workers to preserve life and property. The nature of these jobs is becoming more and more technical. Therefore, the importance of education is playing an increasing role in the preparation of today's emergency workers.

Jackson State Community College will begin offering online Fire Science Courses beginning October 21, 2013. Fire Prevention (FIRE 1130) will be the first course offered. This course provides fundamental knowledge relating to the field of fire prevention.

FIRE 1130 topics include:

Plans are to offer other Fire Science courses over the next several semesters including:

Fire Science Technology Contact:



Tom Pigg

Tom Pigg
Dean of Allied Health and CIS/Professor of CIS
tpigg@jscc.edu