Fire, Rescue & Emergency Management
Are you a firefighter who needs training, or are you interested in becoming a firefighter? Our fire training division offers fire and rescue training classes at fire departments in New Hanover and Pender counties. Classes to provide NC Fire and Rescue Certifications (through the NC Fire & Rescue Commission), courses for re-certifications, and courses in the latest technology are offered locally on a regular basis.
32st Annual New Hanover County Firefighters Association Fire College
April 22 – 26, 2015
RIT SCHOOL 2015
First Responders Academy
Next Academy will begin July 20, 2015
This academy is a comprehensive program which includes Firefighting I & II, Haz-Mat,Technical Rescuer, Emergency Vehicle Driving, Rapid Intervention and other vital information necessary for future firefighters. This program prepares the cadet for a career in firefighting. More information is available at the links below.
- Application Form
- Academy Brochure 2015
- 2015 July Academy Word Calendar
- physical information
- Information Sheet
- Sponsorship Form
For any additional information about the Academy, please contact Amy Rutherford at (910) 362-7770 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Below is a list of hotels that have set up a reservation link for firefighters attending the fire college. Some of them have deadlines for the special rates, so be sure to reserve your room early.
- Best Western Plus University Inn – Market St.
- Comfort Inn University – College Rd.
- Courtyard by Marriott at Wrightsville Beach
- Days Inn – Market St.
- Hampton Inn – Eastwood Rd.
- Hilton Garden Inn Wilmington – Mayfair Town Center
- Holiday Inn Express – University Center – Van Campen Blvd.
- Holiday Inn – Market St.
- Jameson Inn – Dunlea Ct.
- Towne Place Suites – Eastwood Rd.
- Wingate – Market St.
Fire/Rescue Training Staff
|Public Safety Director||Rebecca F Porteremail@example.com|
|Fire School Coordinator||Alex B. Stanlandfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Public Safety Lead Tech.||Pamela J. Brittemail@example.com|
|Safety Training Center Facilitator||Michael E. Whitwamfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Public Safety Tech.||Amy H. Rutherfordemail@example.com|
|Pt Fire Training Secretary||Crystal B. Martinfirstname.lastname@example.org|