• Public Service Academy

    Students interested in a career in public safety are encouraged to enroll in this three week program and actively participate in learning about EMS, FIRE, and CRIMINAL JUSTICE. The program will culminate with students collectively responding to a mock emergency situation.

    • The Academy will be held from June 9 - June 26, 2014.
    • Classes are Monday-Thursdays from 1-5 pm.

    Training will be provided in the following areas:
    EMS – first aid, history of EMS, CPR, functions of establishing airway
    FIRE – smoke house, fire behavior, rappelling, SCBA’s – Self Contained Breathing Apparatus
    CRIMINAL JUSTICE – arrest procedures, vehicle stops, finger printing, CSI-Crime Scene Investigatiom

    1. Program is open to students enrolling in 8th through the 12th grade.
    2. Prospective students must be physically fit and not be claustrophobic to be able to participate in planned field activities (rappelling, smoke house, confined space)
    3. All sessions will meet Monday through Thursday from 1pm – 5pm at the West Campus Public Safety Complex.
    4. Enrollment will be limited to a total of 80 students 
    5. To register, please contact
      South Coastal AHEC
      2222 Morgan #114
      Corpus Christi, Texas 78405
      Phone 361-881-8133
      Fax 361-888-7523