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Public Safety Upcoming Training Schedules


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Fire & Rescue

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Law Enforcement

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We are excited to announce our upcoming Public Safety College Weekend September 27 – October 1, 2023.

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Start your career in Public Safety today

The Public Safety field ensures the wellbeing of the community through critical law enforcement, fire and rescue, and emergency medical services. Enhance or prepare for your public safety career at Blue Ridge Community College by earning degrees or certificates in emergency medical services, fire protection technology, emergency management, and criminal justice technology programs.

Why Public Safety?

Do you have a desire to protect and serve your community? Then consider pursuing a degree or certification in one of BRCC’s Public Safety Programs. In just 2 semesters, Blue Ridge can prepare you for a career in public safety.

Blue Ridge Public Safety instructors have first-hand experience in successful careers, and can help you jump-start your public safety career today.

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