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 Fire Medic & Fire Science

Fire Training to Fit Your Goals

Want to make a difference in your career by protecting people and property from the danger and destruction of fire? Whether you're seeking a fire-related career or you're an experienced professional, NWTC has the high-tech training you need.

Earn an Associate Degree

A graduate of the Fire Medic AAS degree program is cross-trained in fire protection/fire suppression and emergency medical services (EMS) at the advanced life support (ALS)/paramedic level.

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    Get Customized Firefighting Training

    Are you a current firefighter? Get more information on specialized classes and training through the NWTC Corporate Training and Economic Development. We can customize the following for your agency:

    • Hybrid Electric and Gaseous Vehicle Fires
    • The Art of Reading Smoke
    • Managing School Bus Accidents
    • Many more!

    For more information, call Mike Molnar, 920-498-7175.


Earn a Technical Diploma

The Fire Science program trains basic fire behaviors, techniques used to control structural and related fire emergencies and life safety practices. This program will provide an overview to fire protection; career opportunities in fire protection and related fields; philosophy and history of fire protection/service, fire loss analysis; organization and function of public and private fire protection/services; fire departments as a part of local government; laws and regulations affecting the fire service; and fire service nomenclature.

Take a Class or Exam 

See current state-funded classes, written exams, and practical exams offered throughout Northeast Wisconsin.


Contact Tom Vandenack at (920) 498-5603 or (888) 385-6982, ext. 5603 or 6920. 
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