Fire Training

Firefighter Training

Get the high-tech fire training you need to protect people and property. NWTC offers training opportunities and academic programs for both aspiring and experienced firefighters.

Career-Focused Fire Programs

Whether you’re interested in fighting fires, inspecting scenes, or responding to medical emergencies, NWTC will get you ready for the workforce with hands-on training and instructors who have years of real-world experience. See below for details on specific programs, or contact Jonathon Ladwig at 920-498-5603 or 888-385-6982, ext. 5603.

fire protection degree

Fire Protection Associate Degree

Become a firefighter, emergency medical technician (EMT), fire inspector, or other fire-related professional. Current firefighters and officers can get fire service updates with this degree.


fire medic degree

Fire Medic Associate Degree

Gain skills in fire protection and suppression as well as emergency medical services (EMS). Prepare for jobs in rural or urban fire departments, airport public safety, and industrial safety.


fire science technical diploma

Fire Science Technical Diploma

Prepare to be a firefighter in less than one year with this technical diploma. You'll learn basic fire behavior, techniques used to control structural and related fire emergencies, and life safety practices.


State-Funded Fire Classes and Exams

Are you with a fire department? See current state-funded classes, written exams, and practical exams offered throughout Northeast Wisconsin.


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Customized Firefighter Training

Are you a current firefighter or fire professional?

Get details on specialized classes and training through our NWTC Corporate Training and Economic Development (CTED).

We can customize for your agency:

  • Modern Car Fire Tactics
  • Flashovers
  • The Art of Reading Smoke
  • Managing School Bus Accidents
  • Many more!

For more information on training and professional development options, please contact CTED at 920-498-7175.