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Public Safety Technology

Public Safety Technology

Course Overview

Public Safety Technology is an opportunity for students interested in pursuing a career in the emergency response industry. The hands-on training provide students with valuable real-world experience and exposure to different aspects of emergency response, including fire fighting, emergency medical services and law enforcement.

The program covers a range of technical fields, including police science, fire science, rescue operations, hazardous materials, and emergency medical services. This comprehensive approach ensures that students receive a well-rounded education and are prepared to enter the emergency response industry with a broad skill set.

The program also offers training for the Emergency Medical Technician certifications, which are highly valued credentials in the emergency response field. These certifications can open up immediate employment opportunities for students upon graduation.

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Ron Baselj

Ron Baselj

Public Safety Technology Instructor
Parkway West CTC

Career Paths

  • EMT
  • Paramedic
  • Nurse
  • Flight Nurse
  • Security Officer
  • Police Office
  • Firefighter
  • Forest Ranger
  • Search & Rescue


  • PA Essentials of Firefighting
  • Engine Company Operations
  • Fire Dynamics
  • Fire Extinguisher Training
  • Basic Rigging for Rope Rescue
  • Traffic Incident Management
  • Hazardous Materials training
  • NIMS Training
  • CPR
  • First Aid
  • EMT-B
  • Tactical Handcuffing
  • Baton Tactics
  • OC Tactics
  • Defensive Tactics

Courses of Study

American Law Enforcement, Restraint Training, Intermediate Weapon Training, Portable Fire Extinguishers, Ladder Training, Shock & Respiratory Compromise, Age Related Differences for Patient Care, Airway Management & Respiration, Managing Life Threatening Situations, Medical Emergency Assessment Training

College Credits

Students in this program are offered Articulation Agreements based on completion of the program. Learn More