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Firefighting/ Emergency Medical Service

College Credits

In this program you can earn college credit!

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Career Pathways

Fire fighter/EMT
Fire safety inspector
Fire officer

Learn more about one of the many career options in this field!

Available Certifications

ECSI (Emergency Care & Safety Institute) CPR/First Aid Certification
National and State of Ohio Registry for Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT)
National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications Certification (NBFSPQ)
State Hazardous Material Operations
State of Ohio Professional Fire Fighter I & II


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Related Information

Learn more about this and other careers

If you want to help people, can keep cool in intense situations, and are ready for a challenge, join application linkthe Firefighting/Emergency Medical Service program.  You can earn Emergency Medical Technician (EMT-B) and professional fire fighter certification by the time you graduate.  You’ll train in the same settings as local fire fighters.


  • Rescue, fire suppression, and other technical skills.
  • Emergency medical training.
  • Proper use of tools, apparatus, and equipment.
  • Knowledge of hazardous materials operations.
  • Scientific and mechanical principles associated with fire prevention and suppression.

(Note: This is a high school program. For options for adults, click here.)

Essential skills and knowledge you’ll need to be successful in this program

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