Fire/Rescue Training Calendar

 Continuing Education classes are taught at Johnston County EMS Squads and Fire Departments according to the schedule posted below.

Course dates/times are subject to change without notice.
Please contact Joseph Behrend at (919) 464-2360, prior to the published start date to confirm course offering.

Upcoming Courses - 2021 

*Due to COVID-19, class sizes may be limited for on campus classes. Classes will be held at a capacity within the limits of social distancing. Masks or faceshields must be worn while on campus, to include inside the classroom. Please bring a mask or faceshield to class.*

Course Title 


Location of class

Driver Operator Aerials

August 2nd, 3rd, 11th, 18th, 23rd, 30th (1830-2230)

September 8th, 15th, 21st, 27th (1830-2230)

October 4th, 6th, 11th, 18th, 20th (1830-2230)

Smithfield FD
Fire and Life Safety Preparedness

September 7th, 9th, and 14th (1800-2200)

Archer Lodge FD
Health and Wellness September 13th and 14th (1830-2230) Johnston Community College
TR Victim Management September 14th and 16th (0800-1700) Cleveland FD
TR PPE September 15th and 16th (1800-2200) Four Oaks FD
Fire Life Safety Educator Level 1

September 18th (0800-1700)

September 20th, 21st, 27th, and 28th (1800-2200)

October 2nd (0800-1700)

Archer Lodge FD

September 19th (0800-1900)

Johnston Community College
TR Rescue Operations September 20th, 21st, and 22nd (1800-2200) Four Oaks FD

TR Water Rescue

Please pre-registered at 

September 20th (1300-2200)

September 21st, 22nd, and 23rd (0900-1800)

Smithfield FD
Fire Behavior September 23rd, 28th, and 30th (1800-2200) Archer Lodge FD
TR Helicopter Transport September 23rd (1800-2200) Four Oaks FD
Health and Wellness September 27th (0800-1700) Cleveland FD
Ladders September 25th and 26th (0800-1700) Johnston Community College
TR Health and Wellness September 27th and 28th (1800-2200) Four Oaks FD
Ventilation October 4th, 5th, 12th, 13th, and 14th (1830-2230) Pine Level FD
Fire Control

October 9th, 10th, 23rd, and 24th (0800-1700)

October 27th (1800-2200)

Archer Lodge FD
Ventilation  October 9th and 10th (0800-1900) Johnston Community College
Mayday October 12th and 14th (1830-2230) Johnston Community College
Fire Life Safety Educator Level 2

October 18th and 19th (1800-2200)

October 23rd (0800-1700)

October 25th and 26th (1800-2200)

October 30 (0800-1200)(1300-1700)

Archer Lodge FD
Foam Fire Streams October 23rd (0800-1700) Johnston Community College
Building Construction

October 25th, 27th, and 29th (1830-2230)

November 1st (1830-2230)

Pine Level FD
Hazmat Operations

November 1st, 3rd, 9th, 10th, 15th, 16th, 17th, 29th, and 30th (1830-2230)

December 1st (1830-2230)

Selma FD
Loss Control November 6th and 7th (0800-1700) Johnston Community College
Orientation & Safety

November 8th and 10th (1800-2200)

November 14th (0800-1700)

Archer Lodge FD

Novermber 8th, 9th, 17th, and 18th (1830-2230)

Pine Level FD
Rescue 1 Ops

November 12th, 16th, 18th, 22nd, and 23rd (1800-2200)

November 20th (0800-1700)

Archer Lodge FD
Forcible Entry

November 20th and 21st (0800-1700)

Johnston Community College

November 27th and 28th (0800-1900)

Archer Lodge FD

Fire Investigation Technician (OSFM Direct Delivery)

*Must pre-register by emailing 

January 10th - 14th (0800-1700)

January 24th - 28th (0800-1700)

Johnston Community College


NFA - National Fire Academy Course
Pre-Registration is required

* NFPA 1403 Topics