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Initial courses are available for individuals interested in obtaining Emergency Medical Responder, Emergency Medical Technician-Basic, and Emergency Medical Technician-Intermediate certification in North Carolina.
A variety of specialized courses including Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, EMS instructor training, and preparation for National Registry exams are available throughout the year.
Specialized courses are available relating to operations and planning for weapons of mass destruction twice a year.
Certification classes for application toward North Carolina Firefighter I and Firefighter II requirements are available at a variety of locations and at our training facility on the Dallas Campus.
Specialized course are offered for fire and rescue professionals on location or at our training facility on the Dallas Campus.
Specialized training schools and seminars are offered throughout the year for fire and rescue personnel.
Training for Industrial Fire Brigades is offered on industry sites or at our training facility on the Dallas Campus.
Gaston College offers Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) for individuals interested in becoming a state certified law enforcement officer. The Academy also offers a variety of courses for certified officers to improve their skills and maintain their certification.
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