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Public Safety Academy at Cedar Ridge & Orange High Schools

PUBLIC SAFETY I (Both Schools) - This comprehensive course will prepare students for a career in areas of public safety including corrections, emergency and fire management, security and protection, law enforcement, and leagl services.  This course is recommended for any student who is planning to enter careers in law, public safety, medical (including nursing and physicians) or any area in which basic first aid and care is included.  

FIRE FIGHTER TECHNOLOGY ACADEMY (Orange High School) - Included in this pathway are Fire Fighter Technology I, II, and III.  The completion of both Fire Fighter Technology I and II will cover modules required for all fire fighters in North Carolina.  Fire Fighter Technology I includes modules on Orientation & Safety, Health and Wellness, Portable Extinguishers, Foam Fire Streams, and Emergency Medical.  Fire Fighter Technology II includes modules on Building Construction, Ropes, Alarms & Communications, Forcible Entry, Ladders, Ventilation, and Loss Control.   

LAW ENFORCEMENT PREP ACADEMY (Cedar Ridge High School) - Included in this pathway are courses that cover basic rights and responsibilities associated with maintaining a safety society.  This course will allow students to define and understand classifications of crimes, the court systems, and an overview of the criminal justice system.  

Please see the flyers below for more information!