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The University of Wolverhampton

BSc (Hons)Aviation Fire and Rescue by Distance Learning

Why choose this course?

The BSc (Hons) Aviation Fire & Rescue degree is a vocationally focussed programme intended to prepare students for employment within the aviation fire & rescue services and enhancing existing members of the emergency services career prospects and professional skills. It will enable students to critically assess the operational requirements of aviation and local authority fire and rescue services through a problem-solving approach and present the outcomes in a structured and coherent manner.

What happens on the course?

Indicative Course Structure (Info correct on July 2016).

UNDERGRADUATE Semester 1 Start

Level 4

Semester 1

Semester 2

C

4FF001Introduction to the Modern Aviation Fire and Rescue Service

20

C

4FF005 Introduction to Fire Leadership and Command

20

C

4FF003 Fire Engineering Science Study Skills

20

C

4FF002 Fire: Dynamics and Suppression

20

C

4FF006 Fire Risk Management

20

C

4FF007 Fire Engineering Science

20

Level 5

Semester 1

Semester 2

C

5FF009 Emergency Planning

20

C

5FF002 Design and management of risks in airport buildings

20

C

5FF006 Hazardous Materials and the Environment

20

C

5FF001 Aircraft design, risks and hazards

20

C

5FF007 Fire Scene Investigation

20

C

5FF010 Operational Fire Leadership and Command

20

Level 6

Semester 1

Semester 2

C

6FF010 Fire and Rescue Service Law

20

C

6FF002 Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Explosive risks

20

C

6FF012 Strategic Fire Leadership and Command

20

C

6FF001 Fire and Rescue Project

20

C

6FF003 Design, Risks and Hazards of Large Civilian and Military Aircraft

20

C

6FF004 Interoperability, Risk, Crisis and Disaster Management in the Aviation Sector

20

UNDERGRADUATE Semester 2 Start

Level 4

Semester 1

Semester 2

C

4FF005 Introduction to Fire Leadership and Command

20

C

4FF001Introduction to the Modern Aviation Fire and Rescue Service

20

C

4FF002 Fire: Dynamics and Suppression

20

C

4FF003 Fire Engineering Science Study Skills

20

C

4FF007 Fire Engineering Science

20

C

4FF006 Fire Risk Management

20

Level 5

Semester 1

Semester 2

C

5FF002 Design and management of risks in airport buildings

20

C

5FF009 Emergency Planning

20

C

5FF001 Aircraft design, risks and hazards

20

C

5FF006 Hazardous Materials and the Environment

20

C

5FF010 Operational Fire Leadership and Command

20

C

5FF007 Fire Scene Investigation

20

Level 6

Semester 1

Semester 2

C

6FF002 Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Explosive risks

20

C

6FF010 Fire and Rescue Service Law

20

C

6FF001 Fire and Rescue Project

20

C

6FF012 Strategic Fire Leadership and Command

20

C

6FF004 Interoperability, Risk, Crisis and Disaster Management in the Aviation Sector

20

C

6FF003 Design, Risks and Hazards of Large Civilian and Military Aircraft

20

Why Wolverhampton?

Developed in conjunction with the UK Aviation sector, this vocational degree offers a well-balanced highly relevant professional programme for those working in the Airport and Rescue and Firefighting Service (ARFFS), those contemplating a career change and for students seeking a career in this dynamic and vibrant industry, both military and commercial

A number of services and training providers contribute to the online curriculum design and content, and the programme will include a variety of learning environments to consider current aiport practice and policy. This award is specifically and uniquely designed to equip students for a future career as a professional fire fighter or to enhance their career development and advancement. The professionally focused nature of this programme is designed to not only provide knowledge and skills sufficient to seek employment in the ARFFS, but to also establish a firm foundation upon which to build a career. Where practicable, you are encouraged during the years of study, to take on additional voluntary roles, to widen your understanding of wider issues within the ARFFS industry.

Career path

Successful completion of this award will equip you for a professional career in the fire and rescue services. You will be expected to engage in a series of highly relevant extra-curricular activities that will allow you to apply your knowledge to practical situations. In addition, all courses provide the academic background and scholarship necessary for postgraduate study at both Masters and Doctoral level.

What skills will you gain?

As a graduate of this course you will be able to demonstrate:

  1. Demonstrate knowledge, understanding and skills appropriate to graduate employment within the aviation fire and rescue services and related areas.
  2. Demonstrate an understanding of the key concepts and theoretical positions that have been developed, or are developing, within the aviation fire & rescue professions.
  3. Demonstrate a critical and reflective approach to the academic and practical application of fire & rescue theories and practices.
  4. Utilise a broad range of transferable skills, both personal and academic, enabling the individual to maximise graduate employment within the aviation fire & rescue sector.
  5. Build effective presentation, personal and social qualities to become a confident, digitally literate and enterprising graduate.
  6. Demonstrate a personal commitment to professional standards within the aviation fire & rescue sector and recognise their obligations to the ‘profession’ and society.

Who accredits this course?

This course is accredited as an approved educational programme by the Institution of Fire Engineers (IFE), the international body for the Fire and Rescue Service. On completion of the course, successful students will, upon application, gain the membership grade of Associate Member of the IFE (AMI Fire E), the highest direct entry grade of the institution. Following submission of a portfolio demonstrating appropriate experience, full Memberships (MI Fire E) will be awarded.

Entry requirements

2016/17 Entry

• 220-260 UCAS points with a minimum of 180 points from at least two ‘A’ levels

• BTEC National Diploma grade MMM

• BTEC QCF Extended Diploma grade MMM

• Access to HE Diploma full award (Pass of 60 credits - of which a minimum of 45 credits must be at level 3 including 18 at Merit or Distinction).

If you've got other qualifications or relevant experience please consult the UCAS tariff tables or contact us before applying.

International Students

International student language requirements and application guidance can be found at www.wlv.ac.uk/international/apply

Course fees and finance

2018/9 Home/EU International
Part time # £2,835
2017/8 Home/EU International
Part time # £2,835
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The University also offers a range of Bursaries and Scholarships in addition to other financial support packages

These fees are applicable for new entrants in 2018/9. If you have any queries regarding the fees listed please contact 01902 323403

These fees are for the current academic year only. Any subsequent years may be subject to an annual increase, usually in line with inflation.

# Undergraduate part-time fees for 50% rate of study

Contact us

Telephone

01902 32 22 22

Email

enquiries@wlv.ac.uk

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