Note: Links to the following sites are provided for your convenience and information and do not constitute official endorsement by the colleges of DCCCD.
The Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) has as its sole purpose certifying practitioners in the safety profession.
Fire Prevention Association of North Texas is an association of fire prevention and educational professionals that promotes a more uniform application of codes, local amendments and standards.
Texas Commission on Fire Protection offers certifications such as Fire Inspector, Hazardous Materials, Fire Instructor I and II, and Fire Officer I, II, III and IV.
International Association of Arson Investigators has more than 5,000 members from across the world, united by a commitment to suppress the crime of arson through professional fire investigation.
International Association of Fire Fighters represents 300,000 full-time professional firefighters and paramedics who protect 85% of the nation’s population. More than 3,200 affiliates protect communities in every state in the United States and in Canada.
U.S. Fire Administration, an entity of the Department of Homeland Security’s
Federal Emergency Management Agency, provides national leadership for emergency services organizations in prevention, preparedness and response. Its
Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education program works with coordinators of two- and four-year academic fire and emergency services degree programs, providing a network of related training and education providers.