Public Safety & Corrections

How do I get started?

There is short-term training available to get started in any of the careers below.

  • Correction Services: Correctional Officers and Jailers
  • Emergency and Fire Management Services: Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics, Firefighters

Non-Credit Classes

Why choose non-credit classes?  

  • Flexible scheduling options – many classes are “open enrollment” throughout the year
  • Take just one course to gain skills employers will recognize


What types of non-credit classes are available?

Consider training courses in:

  • Emergency and Fire Management Services: EMT, CPR and First Aid, Paramedic

Find and register for classes 

Short-Term Credit Programs

Why choose short-term credit programs?  

  • Complete a certificate in one year or less
  • Get started in a new career

What types of credit programs are available?

Look for certificate programs that are 30 credits or less if you want to complete training in a year or less. Associate programs typically take two-years to complete. You can find more training options using the campus and program search.