Emergency Services Training

The Emergency Services Training Center (ESTC) is committed to providing accessible, high quality, and cost effective emergency response training to improve first response services for all citizens. Our programs strive to develop skilled responders, empowering them to act more effectively in emergencies. ESTC is one of the finest facilities for training in:

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) trains to the highest level provided in North Carolina and the Nation, It's the people who provide the critical first response.

Fire & Rescue: offers a full-time Firefighter Academy for individuals who wish to attain the skills necessary for employment as a firefighter. The academy starts in August each year. Certification classes:

  • Fire
  • Technical Rescue
  • Driver Operator
  • HAZMET
  • Fire Officer I & II
  • Fire & Life Safety
  • Inservice Training (offered throughout the year): Live burn training (State of the art Class A burn building). Classes can be customized to meet the needs of each Department

Law Enforcement: trains men and women to uphold the law, protect and serve, and to maintain the well-being of every community. In service training classes of all aspects are offered throughout the year.

Motorcycle Safety: riding classes are designed for students at all levels, from beginning riders to advanced and experienced riders.

To view a full description of our seated classes, hybrid and online classes, click here.

For more information regarding classes and campus locations, click here.