Three students handle a hose while spraying a fire in an enclosed pit with an instructor looking on

fire personnel at a training with hoses work to put out a large burning fire¿Es usted un bombero actual o aspirante? 
El nuevo Programa de Becas y Estipendios para Bomberos de la Fundación Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) de Carolina del Norte ofrece estipendios de $500 por trimestre o becas de hasta $1,000 para los estudiantes elegibles de Blue Ridge que realicen cursos de Certificación de Bomberos de Carolina del Norte o cursos conducentes a un título asociado elegible!

 

Certifications Offered

  • Firefighter I & II
  • Driver Operator
  • Driver Operator/Aerials
  • Technical Rescuer
  • Fire Instructor (I & II)
  • Fire Officer (I & II)
  • Fire & Life Safety Educator (I, II, & III)
  • Fire Inspector (I, II, & III)

Fire and Rescue Training Course Schedules

Locations

About

Classes are designed to prepare students to become either a firefighter or a rescue technician. Skills learned will be for entry-level firefighter or rescue technician. There are also more advanced classes offered. Check the schedule for class dates.

Jobs

  • Firefighter
  • Rescue Technician

Annual Salaries

  • Firefighter: $24,000 – $48,000
  • Rescue Technician: $24,000 – $48,000

The Results

Contáctenos

Casey R. Silvers
Fire and Rescue Coordinator
(828) 694-1736
c_silvers@blueridge.edu