Fire, Rescue, and 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-certification, and courses in the latest technology are offered locally on a regular basis.
Public Safety College Schedule 2019-2020
- Eastern – October (9)11-13, 2019
- Pender – January (8)10-12, 2020
- Fire Prevention – March 2020
- New Hanover – April (29,30) May 1-3, 2020
Pender County Firefighters Association Public Safety College
January 9-12, 2020
Please download the brochure .
The hotels listed below have set up a reservation link for firefighters attending the public safety college. Some of them have deadlines for the special rates, so be sure to reserve your room early.
- Comfort Inn University – College Rd.
- Days Inn – Market St.
- Hampton Inn – Eastwood Rd.
- Holiday Inn Express – University Center – Van Campen Blvd.
- Holiday Inn – Market St.
- Jameson Inn – Dunlea Ct.
- Wingate – Market St.
The Safety Training Center has a beautiful large display board where we are placing patches from the various departments who have come to train here at CFCC.
We would love to include your patch in our Parade of Honor! Please bring a patch the next time you attend our classes and we will proudly display it.