Valees
Valley Education for Employment System

Fire Science

This Career Pathway Plan of Study can serve as a guide, along with other career planning materials, as students pursue a career path.  Courses listed within this plan are only recommended coursework and should be individualized to meet each student’s educational and career goals.  Local high school and state graduation requirements must be met.  Career and continuing education requirements should also be considered. Consult with your Guidance Counselor for a complete Program of Study review.

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Applications
 Student Services

Career Cruising
online planning system

Illinois Career Resource Network


KeyTrain online skill development

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Articulated Credit VALEES

Sugar Grove Fire Protection District
  • Dispatcher
  • Emergency Management Response Coordinator
  • EMT
  • Fire Administration
  • Fire Fighter
  • Forest Fire Fighter
  • Forest Fire Inspector and Investigator
  • Hazardours Materials Responder
  • Rescue Worker
  • Training Officer
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12English   Consumer
Education
Fire Science II
EMT
 

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Waubonsee Community College Fire Science Department

Waubonsee Community College Emergency Medical Technician

Joliet Junior College Fire Science Technology
FAFSA

Aurora Community Foundation Scholarships

Waubonsee Community College Scholarships

Valley Industrial Association

Office of the Illinois 
State Fire Marshall



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Southern Illinois University Fire Science Management

Illinois Fire Service Institute