PUBLIC SAFETY PROGRAM (Law Enforcement Course & Emergency Medical Technician/Firefighting Course)
The Public Safety Program (LE & EMT/FF) 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 Law Enforcement Skills and Emergency Medical Technician Skills. Both the Emergency Medical Technician Class and the Law Enforcement Class are also exposed to Basic Firefighting Skills.
** Students are required to undergo a background check and drug screening test prior to admission into the program. **
PUBLIC SAFETY CAREERS
Students in Public Safety (Law Enforcement, Emergency Medical Services, and Firefighting) learn and practice skills that prepare them for diverse post-high school education and training opportunities, from apprenticeships and two-year college programs to four-year college and graduate programs. The military (Active-Duty, Guard, and Reserves) is also another path to gain public safety knowledge and experience and to get college paid for through the G.I. Bill.
Career & Technical Education (CTE) Classes in “Public Safety” will introduce you to a variety of interesting careers including:
Animal Control Officer
Border Patrol Officer
Emergency Management Coordinator
Emergency Medical Technician
Loss Prevention Officer