1 or 2 year program
The Public Safety program is designed to introduce you to a career that is exciting and personally rewarding. This academically rigorous and physically demanding program emphasizes teamwork, and effective communication skills. Students will be asked to demonstrate a positive attitude and good moral characteristics that exemplify that of a Public Safety employee. This is a college level program that has a strong emphasis on Emergency Medical Services and Firefighting Skills. Specific skills covered in this program include:
Fire Fighter I
- Qualifications and Safety Fire Service
- Effective Communications Skills
- Incident Management System
- Tools and Equipment Usage
- Rescue Techniques
- Fire Behavior
- Fire Truck Functions & Operation
- Ethics and Ethical Issues
You are encouraged to be sponsored by a local Public Safety department and must be able to meet the physical demands of the program. Recommendations from both your guidance counselor and technical coordinator are required.
3 High School Credits for each year and College Credits while still in high school
Please note that this course will meet on an alternating schedule. A Day/B Day Schedule
This course is held at Lincoln Facility in room 106.