Public Health & Safety

    

    This is an instructional program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills required to perform entry level duties as a police officer, fire fighter, paramedic and other safety services. This program stresses the techniques, methods and procedures peculiar to the areas of criminal justice and fire protection especially in emergency and disaster situations. Physical development and self-confidence skills are emphasized due to the nature of the specific occupations. 

    In addition to the application of mathematics, communication, science and physics, students receive training in social and psychological skills, map reading, vehicle and equipment operations, the judicial system, pre-hospital emergency medical care and appropriate emergency assessment, treatment and communication. 


Instructor: Crist Fellman