About Fire & Emergency Services Programs
Fire Services Training
Rowan-Cabarrus’ Fire Services Training program is designed to provide individuals the information and skills needed to obtain North Carolina Fire Fighter certification with the NC Department of Insurance, International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC), and the National Board of Fire Service Professional Qualifications.
This certification requires the completion of 24 courses.
In addition, other Fire Services Training certification courses include: Driver Operator, Hazardous Materials, Fire Life Safety Educator, Fire Officer, Fire Instructor and Rapid Intervention.
Technical Rescue Training
Rowan-Cabarrus’ Emergency Services Training program is designed to provide individuals and rescue personnel the information and skills needed to obtain Technical Rescue Certification which includes basic and advanced rescue courses.
These certifications are issued by the NC Department of Insurance.
Emergency Medical Training
Rowan-Cabarrus’ Emergency Medical Training program offers courses to obtain North Carolina Office of Emergency Medical Services (NCOEMS) certification in Medical Responder, EMT – Basic and EMT – Paramedic.
After passing the NCOEMS certification exam, you would be eligible to seek employment with a North Carolina EMS agency.
The College’s currently successful Fire/EMS Continuing Education Paramedic (CEP) certification program will provide a continuous and sustainable enrollment of students that are interested in “bridging” their CEP Certification with the Emergency Medical degree curriculum; completing the Emergency Medical Science A.A.S. degree.
American Heart Association (AHA) Training
Rowan-Cabarrus Community College’s Emergency Services Training program offers certification courses in:
- First Aid
- and other AHA courses, including CPR Instructor & First Aid Instructor
Contact Tanya Rogers for information!
- Apply for a Fire Instructor Position with RCCC
- Apply for an Lead Paramedic Instructor Position with RCCC
- Apply for an EMS Instructor Position with RCCC
For More Information
Paul DuPree, Program Chair in Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Science & Fire Protection Technology and Director in Emergency Services
Roger McDaniel, Director in Fire & Emergency Services
Lewis Rogers, Coordinator in Fire & Emergency Services
Danny Scott, Assistant Director in Fire & Emergency Services