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.
Sept. 18 – 22, 2017
You may register online (Course code 94746) or by mail – $150.00 fee must accompany registration – Information brochure and registration form attached
Eastern Carolina Firefighters Association Public Safety College
October 4 – 8, 2017
Brochure and registration form will be posted soon
First Responders Academy
Next Academy scheduled for July 17 – December 20, 2017
All paperwork due by July 7th
This academy is a comprehensive program which includes Firefighting I & II, Haz-Mat, Basic EMT, Emergency Vehicle Driving, Mayday/Safety and Survival skills 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.
For any additional information about the Academy, please contact the Academy Coordinator – Tom Robinson at (910) 362-7642, or e-mail email@example.com.
Below is a list of hotels that 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.
- 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. Porterfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Fire/Rescue Coordinator||Christopher Nelsonemail@example.com|
|PT Public Safety College Coordinator||Alex B. Stanlandfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Safety Training Center Facilitator||Robert E. Burtonemail@example.com|
|Public Safety Lead Technician||Pamela J. Brittfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Fire/Rescue Technician||Amy H. Rutherfordemail@example.com|