ERIC Number: ED357152
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Fire Fighting. Florida Vocational Program Guide.
Florida State Univ., Tallahassee. Center for Instructional Development and Services.
This vocational program guide is intended to assist local administrators, regional coordinating councils, teachers, and others throughout Florida in offering vocational education training in fire fighting. The following topics are covered: program content and structure (occupational description, state certification requirements, certificate application and testing, certificate fees, curriculum framework, and student performance standards); facilities (Department of Education design criteria, state fire marshal criteria, equipment and supplies, audiovisual equipment, pertinent terms, equipment, intent of these standards, and safety); program implementation (student admission requirements, the instructional program, additional standards authorized, suggested instructional approach, suggested teaching methods, evaluation criteria, certificate of completion, student learning guides, cooperative training, and student organization participation); professional development (teacher certification, other qualifications, instructor standards, technical updating, and related professional organizations and support services); and instructional resources (print materials, audiovisual materials, computer courseware, and sources of instructional resource materials). A sample student learning guide is appended. The attached Career Merit Achievement Plan (Career MAP) is designed for use in recording the progress of students enrolled in a fire fighting training program. (MN)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Community Colleges, Competency Based Education, Educational Facilities, Evaluation Criteria, Fire Fighters, Instructional Materials, Postsecondary Education, Program Development, Program Evaluation, Program Guides, Program Implementation, Secondary Education, Student Evaluation, Teacher Improvement, Teacher Qualifications
Division of Vocational, Adult, and Community Education, Bureau of Career Development and Educational Improvement, Florida Education Center, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400 (order no. PS 057 BK 89--guide; PS 056 BK 89--Career Merit Achievement Plan).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Vocational, Adult, and Community Education.
Authoring Institution: Florida State Univ., Tallahassee. Center for Instructional Development and Services.
Identifiers - Location: Florida