Are you calm under pressure? Brave and decisive? Do you want to do work that literally has a
life or death impact? Pursuing a career in Emergency Response/Fire Service means you’ll
help people when they need it most.
The Fire Service Pathway Program at James Lick High School prepares you for an Associate
Degree in Fire Science and gives you the education and leadership skills you’ll need for
competitive advancement in the job market of Emergency Response/Fire Service careers.
Absolutely! The skills you learn in Fire Science will be valuable for the rest of your life, no matter what career or college course you pursue. You’ll learn: