Fire and Safety Training

For Admission

Jay Wood
Starts: 01 August, 2017
Duration : Yearly
Phone : 580-310-2276
Fax: 580-310-2295
Email :


Pontotoc Technology Center Fire Training Academy (785 hrs) August 2017

Are you interested in seeking employment in Fire, EMS, or Dispatching? Our 20 week academy can provide you the basic skills for these careers. You must be 18 years old and have a High School diploma or GED. The academy consists of 785 hours of training and hands on experience. The Academy classes are fromĀ 8:00am to 5:00pm Monday thru Friday and some Saturdays. Enrollment packetsĀ are now available. The cost for this academy will be $5300. Students may apply for financial aid by calling Jannice Williams at 580-310-2223. Physical fitness and medical evaluations will be required. Applicants must go thru an interview process to be selected into the Fire Academy.

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Pontotoc Technology Center offers a variety of safety training courses to business and industry in our area. Below is a list of a few of the safety courses.

  • Lockout/Tagout
  • Forklift Safety
  • Bloodborne Pathogens
  • Back Safety
  • Confined Space
  • Electrical Safety
  • Hazardous Communication
  • Fire Safety
  • Ergonomics
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Welding Safety
  • Respiratory Protection
  • Heat Stress
  • Hearing Conservation
  • Violence in the Workplace
  • Driver Improvement Program/ Defensive Driving/Distracted Driving
  • Slips, Trips, and Falls
  • Ladder Safety
  • HazWopper
  • OSHA 10 & OSHA 30 for Construction & General Industry
  • MSHA New Miner & Refresher
  • Energy Training Council / Safeland USA Training
  • Safety Plans
  • Gainful Employment Disclosure