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Non-Credit Courses and Programs

Non-Credit Courses and Programs

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Spring 2017 Non-Credit Schedule


Fall 2016 Non-Credit Schedule


Corporate and Continuing Education

Discover how Prairie State College can increase your productivity, improve safety within your operations, streamline your project management process, and save you money! Enroll your employees, managers, and executives into classes this summer. Small class sizes ensure maximum attention is given to YOUR questions. Special pricing available for multiple registrations. Training starts May 18! Learn more...


Thursday, Feb. 9, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Tuesday, Apr. 25. 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

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There is no cost to attend, but registration is required.
For additional questions and to register, call (708) 709-3750 or email psceducation@prairiestate.edu.

Our Healthcare Certificate Programs give you the skills you need to enter or advance a career in the healthcare field. Bring your questions, meet our staff, learn about possible funding options through WIOA, and find out more about the programs at our information sessions.

On-Campus Courses

Fire Tactics & Strategy I

Cost: $105 - Code: GSFST-026-PS
Register by Jan. 13, Session Jan. 21 - Feb. 4
Days: Saturday, Sunday
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Location: Park Forest Fire Department, 156 Indianwood Blvd.

Fire Tactics & Strategy II

Cost: $105 - Code: GSFST-027-PS
Register by Feb. 3, Session Feb. 11 - Feb. 25
Days: Saturday, Sunday
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Location: Prairie State College, L116

Hazardous Materials Operations

Cost: $105 - Code: GSFST-004-PS
Register by Apr. 3, Session Apr. 9 - May 7
Days: Sunday
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location: Crete Township Fire Protection District, 26730 S. Stony Island

Advanced Technician Firefighter

Cost: $250 - Code: GSFST-025-PS
Register by Feb. 3, Session Feb. 10 - Apr. 13
Days: varies, see pdf
Time: varies, see pdf
Location: TBD

Vehicle Machinery Operations

Cost: $165 - Code: GSFST-005-PS
Register by Mar. 17, Session Mar. 25 - Apr. 2
Days: Saturday, Sunday
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location: Prairie State College, L-116

Basic Operations Firefighter

Cost: $1170 - Code: GSFST-019-PS
Register by Jan. 9, Session Jan. 19 - May 19
Days: Monday, Thursday
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Location: Prairie State College, L-116

Construction and Fire Systems

Cost: $105 - Code: GSFST-029-PS
Register by Jan. 11, Session Jan. 18 - May 19
Days: Wednesday
Time: 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location: Prairie State College, L-116

Online Courses

Fire Service Instructor I

Cost: $105 - Code: GSFST-008-PS
Register by Mar. 13, Session Mar. 20 - May 19

Fire Fire Department Management II

Cost: $105 - Code: GSFST-011-PS
Register by Mar. 13, Session Mar. 20 - May 19

Fire Fire Department Management IV

Cost: $105 - Code: GSFST-013-PS
Register by Mar. 13, Session Mar. 20 - May 19