FIRE 280A :: Firefighter I
Spring 2012 @Honolulu CC

CRN: 23896
Credit Hours: 12
Instructor: R. Rhode
rrhode@hawaii.edu
808-626-8521 (Ph)
Course URL: http://166.122.22.69/fire280/
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 01/09/2012 - 05/11/2012
Schedule Notes: This is an online course using the UH System Laulima web site, the HCC server, or a combination.
Course Requirements: Before the first day of instruction, email your intructor that you have registered for the course. The starting point for the class is
<https://laulima.hawaii.edu/portal>.

Course URL: http://166.122.22.69/fire280/
Contact instructor for the password.
Course Prerequisites: Prerequisite: FIRE 100, 102, and 107
Co-requisite: FIRE 280B
Recommended Prep: FIRE 119B and FIRE 119C
Instructor Approval required.
Course Description: This course will provide students with the knowledge and skills to function as an integral member of a firefighting team under direct supervision in hazardous conditions. The course is completed online in a virtual classroom. The co-requisite course, FIRE 280B, involves practical skill training. Completion of both courses will result in Fire Fighter I certification. Graded on a CR/N basis. (12 hrs. lect. per week)
Textbooks: Books may be purchased at the HonCC bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/hcc/home.aspx. If you do not have access to the Internet or unable to travel to the bookstore, you may also order by phone at 1-800-UHBOOKS
Technical Requirements: The Internet allows students to take a course at home using a personal computer. Familiarity with using a computer and basic Internet skills (browsing, sending e-mail, saving/sending files) is required. Students must have a computer with Internet access. Depending on the online course, students may be required to log in at a specific day and time or at anytime. Students taking an online course should always contact their instructor after registration or prior to the first day of class to get detailed information regarding the course.

Minimum Computer Hardware/Software Requirements:
http://www.hawaii.edu/its/swhw_info-stu.html

It is also required that you obtain a UH Email account. Please go to the following URL for more information: http://www.hawaii.edu/askus/563 regarding the course.
Additional Notes: Laulima Help
http://www.hawaii.edu/talent/webctfacultysupport/laulimastudentorientation/
https://laulima.hawaii.edu/portal/site/!gateway/page/83b830e4-c4e8-4956-802c-d15534187267
Updated: Wednesday, September 21, 2011 11:01:15