Fire Science Pathway

Recommended Fire Science (FS) Pathway

The courses below are recommended by our Board and network of industry experts.

Each course link will lead to a page with lesson plans, national standards, and resources.

For more information, feel free to email

This is a national exemplar. Each state makes decisions on how to best serve their industry and school programs. Always refer to state and local guidelines for implementation. 

Public Safety Pathway – an alternative

A broad based public safety pathway is an option. This pathway has some EMS and some Fire. To learn more – Click Here

Pathway Materials & Resources

Fire & Public Safety Resources (members only)  – Click Here

Links PageClick Here

Courses and Standards

LAPSEN Courses and StandardsClick Here 

National Course ListClick Here

Fire & Public Safety Pathway

Knowledge & Skills Statements (PDFExcel)

Plan of Study (PDFExcel)

Program Examples

Sunrise Mountain High School Fire Science Program: Glendale, AZ –  Click Here

Upcoming Training

Check out all upcoming training!

Click Here to go to our Training Schedule 

These educators have volunteered to help you. Feel free to reach out with questions. This is your network!

LAPSEN National Fire Science Specialist Bob DiPietro

Learn more about Bob – Click Here for his Linkedin

Email Bob – Click Here

Bob is our representative in Fire Science instruction.

TAGG Team Members

Click Here to learn more about TTAG

Joel Davis

Learn more about Joel – Click Here for his Linkedin

Brief Bio: Click Here 

Email his – Click Here

Joel has extensive experience in emergency services and fire fighting. He started the academy at Alamance Burlington School System.

Pathway & Course Resources

Looking for courses, standards, resources, lesson plan or help in general?

You are in the right place! LAPSEN is a network, meaning we are all here working together.


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