Fire, Rescue & Emergency Management

New Hanover County Firefighters Association Public Safety College

April 19 – 23, 2017

See brochure and registration form @  NewHanover Public Safety College

Registration form is on page 11/Register early to be placed in your first choice


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.

TR Confined Space Class

May 8-13, 2017

Pre-register at or call Amy at 910-362-7799

Space is limited, pre-register early

Confined Space Schedule May 2017

RIT School

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

2017 RIT Brochure, Registration form

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

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.

  Fire/Rescue Training Staff

 Public Safety Director Rebecca F. Porter 910-362-7180
 Fire/Rescue Coordinator Christopher Nelson 910-362-7711
PT Public Safety College Coordinator Alex B. Stanland 910-362-7713
Safety Training Center Facilitator Robert E. Burton 910-362-7714
Public Safety  Lead Technician Pamela J. Britt 910-362-7512
Fire/Rescue Technician  Amy H. Rutherford 910-362-7799

Contact Public Safety

Becky Porter
Director Public Safety

Pamela Britt
Public Safety Lead Tech.

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.


Training Schedule  020817

Law & Administration Law & Admin May 2017

 Driver Operator Pump Series – Feb-May 2017 Pump Series 2017


Related Links

Fire Alarm Systems Training

For more information on fire/rescue training opportunities call (910) 362-7799.

Future Weekend Public Safety Colleges

All weekend public safety colleges held at CFCC North Campus
Eastern Carolina Firefighters Association Public Safety College-October 4 – 8, 2017

Emergency Management Courses

Vital Information for Emergency Management

Instructor and Fire Department files


Standard Operating Guidelines

Schedule Form with form fill-in

Safety Training Center Rehabilitation Standard Operating Guidelines

CFCC Safety Training Center Rehab Cart

CFCC Rehab Documentation Form

Daily Mileage Log