Fire/Rescue Services

  • Fire Services classes for training beginning firefighters and upgrading experienced firefighters in all areas of firefighting procedures and equipment; and for providing required training for firefighter certification at levels I and II.
  • Code Enforcement Classes are designed for the code enforcement official responsible for enforcing the Trades, Rehab and Building codes of North Carolina.

Fire, Rescue & Code Enforcement Schedule

***All Code Enforcement Classes have been reasigned back to the Fire/Rescue Division effective immediately .  Point of contact will be Randy Owen, owenr@vgcc.edu.

Please see links below for required classes needed to complete the following programs:

FF I&II, Hazardous Materials, Fire Officer I & II, NC Rapid Intervention, Chief 101, Instructor I&II, Driver Operator, Technical Rescuer General, TR VMR, TR Ropes, TR Water Rescue, TR Confined Space, Trench Rescue, TR Structural Collapses, TR Wilderness Rescue.
 

*******In order for a Firefighter to participate in live fire training you must meet the 1403 standards.  The Fire Chief of your department must sign off on you having training in the list of classes below:

FD Orientation, Fire Behavior, Portable Fire Extinguishers, PPE, Forcible Entry, Ladders, Fire Hose Streams & Appliance, Overhaul, Water Spplies & Building Construction

If your department has an event coming up in the near future and you would like for me to publicize it hear on the EMS Training Calendar please email me the information at the email listed below.

  

Fire/Rescue Department Contacts:
Randy Owen, Coordinator/Instructor of Fire/Rescue Programs
PO Box 917
Henderson, NC 27536
Office: (252) 738-3448
Fax: (252) 738-3238
Email: owenr@vgcc.edu

Gina Brewer, Administrative Assistant of Fire/Rescue Programs
PO Box 917
Henderson, NC 27536
Office: (252) 738-33324
Fax: (252) 738-3238
Email: brewerg@vgcc.edu

All Departments in Continuing Education: 252-738-3300