Fire, Rescue, & Emergency Management

Are you a firefighter who needs training, or are you interested in becoming a firefighter?

Our fire training division offers fire and rescue training classes to Columbus County. Classes to provide NC Fire and Rescue Certifications (through the NC Fire & Rescue Commission), courses for re-certification, and courses in the latest technology are offered locally on a regular basis.


Brian Nelson, Fire Instructor/Coordinator
(910) 788-6214

Fall 2022 – Spring 2023 Fire Academy Schedule

Emergency Vehicle Driver


Brian Nelson

Fire Instructor/Coordinator

(910) 788-6213

HHS, Rm 105