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​Please note...The Continuing Education courses listed on the website may only be offered during specific times. For a complete listing of courses currently being offered download a copy of the Continuing Education Schedule or call (252) 451-8216.

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  • Advance Vehicle Extrication FIP-4728W
    Fire Services

    This course will allow students to be exposed to new and emerging issues in fire and rescue.

    This course will allow students to be exposed to new and emerging issues in fire and rescue.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • Aerial Basic Operations FIP-3618
    Fire Services

    This course will review the application and use of various types of aerials including articulating booms, telescoping booms, elevated platforms, and aerial ladders. It will detail tip loads and uses of…

    This course will review the application and use of various types of aerials including articulating booms, telescoping booms, elevated platforms, and aerial ladders. It will detail tip loads and uses of master streams from aerial devices. This is a NC Fire and Rescue Commission certification course.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • Aerial Maintenance FIP-3619
    Fire Services

    This course will list and detail the various systems on a aerial and detail methods and procedures to be used to maintain and service these systems. This included cables, hydraulic systems, stabilization…

    This course will list and detail the various systems on a aerial and detail methods and procedures to be used to maintain and service these systems. This included cables, hydraulic systems, stabilization units, electric systems, turntable devices, breathing air systems and the water ways on such units. The course will detail maintenance on each type of aerial apparatus. This is a NC Fire and Rescue Commission certification course.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • Arson Scene Search FIP-4728CA
    Fire Services

    This course will allow students to be exposed to new and emerging issues in fire and rescue.

    This course will allow students to be exposed to new and emerging issues in fire and rescue.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • Extrication Train the Trainer FIP-4728BJ
    Fire Services

    This course will allow students to be exposed to new and emerging issues in fire and rescue.

    This course will allow students to be exposed to new and emerging issues in fire and rescue.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • Fire & Life Safety Preparednes FIP-3021
    Fire Services

    This certification-related course will present the Firefighter candidate with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapters Five and Six of NFPA 1001: Standard for Firefighter…

    This certification-related course will present the Firefighter candidate with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapters Five and Six of NFPA 1001: Standard for Firefighter Professional Qualifications. This course is designed to assist the candidate in all functions of a fire and life safety program including: inspections, prevention, education, and cause determination. This course is part of the NC Firefighter Certification Program approved by the NC Fire and Rescue Commission for offering as of January 1, 2015.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • Fire Behavior FIP-3004
    Fire Services

    This certification-related course will present the Firefighter candidate with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapters Five and Six of NFPA 1001: Standard for Firefighter…

    This certification-related course will present the Firefighter candidate with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapters Five and Six of NFPA 1001: Standard for Firefighter Professional Qualifications. This course will enable the firefighter candidate to demonstrate their knowledge of terminology used in the area of fire behavior, the hazards of different fuels and the types of heat sources. This course is part of the NC Firefighter Certification Program approved by the NC Fire and Rescue Commission for offering as of January 1, 2015.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • Fire Chief 101 FIP-3714
    Fire Services

    The primary objective of the course is to inform current and future chief officers of the various aspects and complexities surrounding the operations and organization of North Carolina fire departments.…

    The primary objective of the course is to inform current and future chief officers of the various aspects and complexities surrounding the operations and organization of North Carolina fire departments. Emphasis will be placed on ratings and inspections, NFIRS reporting, prevention and grant programs, basic line of duty death information, financial considerations, and an overview of the various expectations facing a Chief Officer. This class will satisfy the 9S insurance inspection criteria as specified by the North Carolina Administrative Code. This is a NC Fire and Rescue Commission certification course.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • Fire Hose, Streams & Appliance FIP-3011
    Fire Services

    This certification-related course will present the Firefighter candidate with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapters Five and Six of NFPA 1001: Standard for Firefighter…

    This certification-related course will present the Firefighter candidate with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapters Five and Six of NFPA 1001: Standard for Firefighter Professional Qualifications. This course will provide the firefighter candidate with the opportunity to demonstrate the use of hoses, nozzles, adaptors, and appliances, and to obtain the information needed to conduct an annual service test of fire hose. This course is part of the NC Firefighter Certification Program approved by the NC Fire and Rescue Commission for offering as of January 1, 2015.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • Fit Testing FIP-4728C
    Fire Services

    This course will allow students to be exposed to new and emerging issues in fire and rescue.

    This course will allow students to be exposed to new and emerging issues in fire and rescue.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • Foam Fire Streams FIP-3012
    Fire Services

    This certification-related course will present the firefighter candidate with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapters Five and Six of NFPA 1001: Standard for Firefighter…

    This certification-related course will present the firefighter candidate with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapters Five and Six of NFPA 1001: Standard for Firefighter Professional Qualifications. The firefighter candidate will gain an understanding of foam generation and the types of foam and their uses. This course is part of the NC Firefighter Certification Program approved by the NC Fire and Rescue Commission for offering as of January 1, 2015.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • Forcible Entry FIP-3007
    Fire Services

    This certification-related course will present the firefighter candidate with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapters Five and Six of NFPA 1001: Standard for Firefighter…

    This certification-related course will present the firefighter candidate with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapters Five and Six of NFPA 1001: Standard for Firefighter Professional Qualifications. The course is designed to demonstrate methods of forcing entry into structures utilizing different principles and practices. This course is part of the NC Firefighter Certification Program approved by the NC Fire and Rescue Commission for offering as of January 1, 2015.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • HAZMAT Level One Responder FIP-3351
    Fire Services

    This course meets OSFM's training requirement for the Hazardous Materials Level One Responder credential. Course content includes lecture and practice activities needed to perform the following tasks safely…

    This course meets OSFM's training requirement for the Hazardous Materials Level One Responder credential. Course content includes lecture and practice activities needed to perform the following tasks safely and effectively:(1) implement standard operating procedures in the current edition of the DOT Emergency Response Guidebook; (2) analyze a hazardous materials/WMD incident;(3) plan an initial response to a hazardous materials/WMD incident;(4) implement the planned response for a hazardous materials/WMD incident;(5) evaluate the progress of the actions taken at a hazardous materials/WMD incident. This is a NC Fire and Rescue Commission certification course.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • HAZMAT: Recertification FIP-4903
    Fire Services

    This course will cover various subjects as needed to provide annual upgrade and refresher training for personnel for recertification for hazardous materials certification in North Carolina.

    This course will cover various subjects as needed to provide annual upgrade and refresher training for personnel for recertification for hazardous materials certification in North Carolina.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • Health & Wellness FIP-3024
    Fire Services

    This certification-related course will present the firefighter candidate with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapters Five and Six of NFPA 1001: Standard for Firefighter…

    This certification-related course will present the firefighter candidate with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapters Five and Six of NFPA 1001: Standard for Firefighter Professional Qualifications. This course is designed to educate first responders on the importance of maintaining high levels of fitness and wellness in order to perform their assigned duties efficiently and safely. This course is part of the NC Firefighter Certification Program approved by the NC Fire and Rescue Commission for offering as of January 1, 2015.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • Industrial Fire Brigade: OSHA FIP-3903
    Fire Services

    This course will detail methods and procedures related to fire safety industry relative to OSHA standards.

    This course will detail methods and procedures related to fire safety industry relative to OSHA standards.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • Leadership I FIP-3500A
    Fire Services

    This is a series of courses that have been developed by the National Fire Academy for delivery at the state and local level. FIP 3500 should be used only if a NFA course is not listed as a current course.

    This is a series of courses that have been developed by the National Fire Academy for delivery at the state and local level. FIP 3500 should be used only if a NFA course is not listed as a current course.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • Live Structural Burn Training FIP-4714
    Fire Services

    This class involves the student participating in a live burn of a structure for realistic fire service training. All training should be conducted in accordance with NFPA 1403.

    This class involves the student participating in a live burn of a structure for realistic fire service training. All training should be conducted in accordance with NFPA 1403.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • Loss Control FIP-3014
    Fire Services

    This certification-related course will present the firefighter candidate with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapters Five and Six of NFPA 1001: Standard for Firefighter…

    This certification-related course will present the firefighter candidate with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapters Five and Six of NFPA 1001: Standard for Firefighter Professional Qualifications. The course covers both Salvage and Overhaul and is designed to cover the indicators of structural instability while finding areas of hidden fires. In addition, the course covers scene preservation and property loss techniques. This course is part of the NC Firefighter Certification Program approved by the NC Fire and Rescue Commission for offering as of January 1, 2015.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • Mayday FIP-3026
    Fire Services

    This certification-related course will present the firefighter candidate with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapters Five and Six of NFPA 1001: Standard for Firefighter…

    This certification-related course will present the firefighter candidate with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapters Five and Six of NFPA 1001: Standard for Firefighter Professional Qualifications. By using simulated situations, this course focuses on identifying parameters that constitute a mayday call. This course is part of the NC Firefighter Certification Program approved by the NC Fire and Rescue Commission for offering as of January 1, 2015.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • NC SAR Training FIP-4728AZ
    Fire Services

    This course will allow students to be exposed to new and emerging issues in fire and rescue.

    This course will allow students to be exposed to new and emerging issues in fire and rescue.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • Orientation & Safety FIP-3001
    Fire Services

    This certification-related course will present the firefighter candidate with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapters Five and Six of NFPA 1001: Standard for Firefighter…

    This certification-related course will present the firefighter candidate with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapters Five and Six of NFPA 1001: Standard for Firefighter Professional Qualifications. This course will enable the firefighter to become aware of the advanced operations of the department and understand their position in the organization from a more detailed perspective. Course topics will also include a review of advanced safety regulations and the firefighter's responsibility to comply with those regulations; the elements of an advanced departmental safety program; and the advanced hazards related to fire protection. This course is part of the NC Firefighter Certification Program approved by the NC Fire and Rescue Commission for offering as of January 1, 2015.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • OSFM Instructor Indotrination Class FIP-4728BO
    Fire Services

    This course will allow students to be exposed to new and emerging issues in fire and rescue.

    This course will allow students to be exposed to new and emerging issues in fire and rescue.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • Safety & Survival FIP-3025
    Fire Services

    This certification-related course will present the firefighter candidate with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapters Five and Six of NFPA 1001: Standard for Firefighter…

    This certification-related course will present the firefighter candidate with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapters Five and Six of NFPA 1001: Standard for Firefighter Professional Qualifications. This course focuses on firefighter survival techniques and on identifying factors that place firefighters in dangerous situations. This course is part of the NC Firefighter Certification Program approved by the NC Fire and Rescue Commission for offering as of January 1, 2015.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu
  • TR Lowers and Raises FIP-6507
    Fire Services

    This certification-related course in lowers and raises will present the Technical Rescuer (TR) with the correct techniques for the setup, operation, and function of various types of high angle raising…

    This certification-related course in lowers and raises will present the Technical Rescuer (TR) with the correct techniques for the setup, operation, and function of various types of high angle raising and lowering operations involving litters during a rope rescue incident. This course should be offered consistent with the most current NC Fire and Rescue Commission guidelines. Contact the Office of State Fire Marshal (OSFM) for details. Reference: NFPA 1006 Chapters Five and Six.

    Contact

    Willie Kearney
    Phone: 252-451-8480
    Email: wtkearney427@nashcc.edu