Public Safety Training
Message from the Director
I would like to personally welcome you to the Public Safety Training Division here at Pitt Community College. Public Safety Training was created to help you, the student, achieve your lifelong goals within your chosen profession. Public Safety Training at PCC is comprised of Fire Service, Emergency Medical Service, Emergency Management and Law Enforcement Training. We offer a large selection of basic and advance courses in each discipline.
To show our commitment, we have assembled an awesome staff comprised of administrative assistants, coordinators and instructors. We have dedicated classrooms, computer labs and 8000 square foot training facility. We are constantly updating our equipment to include: a driving simulator, firearm simulator, professional mats, weight training, emergency vehicles and a jail cell. The Public Safety Training is currently developing a 124 acre site that already houses two firing ranges, two additional classrooms and two range towers. In the future, we plan to construct a driving pad, burn towers, excavations, underwater rescue and other training facilities for all Public Safety disciplines.
The Public Safety Division at PCC offers you the opportunity to obtain your certification at both the local and state level in the following programs:
- Basic Law Enforcement Training
- Firefighter I & II
- Emergency Medical Technician Basic - Intermediate, & Paramedics
- Detention Officer Training
- Emergency Management Certification
- On-Line Courses
Pitt Community College's Public Safety Training strives to be a bridge between the beginning of your career and retirement. We are committed to offering you quality training and education that utilizes the newest and best techniques and technology. If you train with us, "You will train smarter, not harder."
If our staff or I can help you in anyway possible, please feel free to give us a call, (252) 493-7572.
Director of Public Safety Training