Fire Training

The fire programs at BCCC can be held at any of the fire departments in Beaufort, Hyde,Tyrrell,and Washington counties. Classes offered are for certification of NC Firefighter through OSFM. There are 23 classes in this certification which requires 344 hours to complete. We also offer many specialty classes such as Technical Rescue, Driver/Operator, Fire Inspector, Hazardous Materials, Fire Officer, Arson Detection, Emergency Vehicle Driving, TIMS, and NFA classes. If you need a class that you do not see listed contact us and we will be happy to assist you.


Our first Fire and Rescue Academy is completed and the class graduated on May 31, 2016. Our second academy is running now and will finish in May 2017. The academy runs on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday nights and every other Saturday. When the academy is completed you will earn your certifications in Firefighting, HazMat Responder, Emergency Vehicle Driving, Technical Rescuer and Vehicle Rescue. If you are interested in signing up for this please contact me. This class size is limited to 20 students so make sure you contact me early. We look forward to seeing you in the program.


We will be hosting a Public Safety Weekend, March 3-5th, 2017 on campus. We will be offering fire classes for this weekend as well as other classes for Police, Emergency Management, and EMS. We will have vendors on site and lunch will be provided on Saturday. If you would like more information or to have a brochure sent to you please feel free to contact me. If you would like to be vendor or sponsor, please contact me. Brochures have been sent out. Public Safety Weekend Brochure


BCCC now has a mobile fire training unit containing various training props. This unit can be transported to fire departments for the purposes of providing training. This mobile fire training unit and the various training props was purchased with grant funds provided by Potash Corp. in Aurora, NC. Thank you Potash!


Our fire training facility has been set up and is ready for use.If you would like more information don't hesitate to contact me. For more information and to keep up to date with the fire program and other happenings, like and follow us on Facebook.


You can view a list of upcoming classes in the calendar below.  You may request a class not shown on the calendar by clicking this link.  To begin receiving a copy of our emailed monthly newsletter, please sign-up by clicking this link.

For more information about Fire and Rescue classes, please contact:
Johnny D Williams Sr.
Director of Fire Training
Building 8, Room 811
Phone: (252) 940-6363
Fax: (252) 940-6254