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Fire Safety Technicians
While in high school, you should study the physical sciences.
You should take either physics or chemistry courses that include
laboratory work. Fire science demands some knowledge of hydraulics,
physics, and chemistry. For example, laying out sprinkler systems
requires skills that are introduced in high school mechanical
drawing courses and computer-aided design classes. Algebra and
geometry are also recommended, as well as English and writing
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