Emergency Response Services

Emergency Response Services program is for students interested in pursuing a career, volunteer service, or post-secondary education in emergency medical service, law enforcement, fire or emergency management services. Students may also gain employment in areas of security and industrial safety. The program will challenge students with technical knowledge, as well as, hands-on training in a fully equipped on-site lab which includes a fire tower and a fire truck. The program of study includes high technical areas such as firefighting, emergency rescues, medical emergencies, patient transport, and law enforcement.

Courses of Study
• Safety
• Communication and Reporting
• Firefighting Equipment
• Rescue and Extrication
• Medical Emergencies
• Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
• Treating Injuries
• Patient Transport
• Law Enforcement
• Investigation and Incident
• Emergency Management
• Prevention, Public Safety
Career Paths
• Law Enforcement
• Corrections Officer
• Juvenile Justice System
• Emergency Medical Technician
• Fire Fighter
• Fire Arson Investigator


• PA State Emergency Medical Technicians Certification
• AHA Basic Life Support
• Fire Extinguisher Training
• Industrial Fire Brigade Basic
• Public Safety
Post‐Secondary Opportunities
• Indiana University of PA
• Point Park University
• Westmoreland County CC
Articulated Credits
• Statewide