If you are looking for the best all-around training for your concealed weapons permit then train with the best! Our Police Academy Certified Firearms instructors bring experience and knowledge to the classroom and range. We are rated as the best in NW Ohio by our customers. This 12-hour course is required by the Ohio Attorney General in order to obtain your concealed weapons permit. It is also a required prerequisite course for all of our advanced firearms training programs.
53064 Mon – Wed 5/15-5/17 6 – 10 p.m. CEP $119
53065 Mon – Wed 6/12-6/14 6 – 10 p.m. CEP $119
53066 Mon – Wed 7/10-7/12 6 – 10 p.m. CEP $119
53067 Mon – Wed 8/28-8/30 6 – 10 p.m. CEP $119
The 48-hour Paramedic Refresher course presents the required curriculum as required by the State of Ohio Department of Emergency Medical Services and the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians. Online course, work at your own pace, is instructor led. You will need to come to campus to complete hands-on portion.
53029 Start Date: May 29 $279
The 24-hour EMT-B Refresher course presents the required curriculum as required by the State of Ohio Department of Emergency Medical Services and the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians. Online course, work at your own pace, is instructor led. You will need to come to campus to complete hands-on portion.
53030 Start Date: May 29 $199
This 24-hour course is designed to deliver a comprehensive live-fire training program in accordance with NFPA 1402, 1403 and 1500. Using lecture and practical teaching techniques, students will apply the above standards to all live fire training, review the required 1403 positions, safety requirements, check list, SOP's, inspect the burn building and conduct an evaluation of an acquired structure for NFPA 1403 compliance and review. Will educate students on proper techniques and requirements for live fire training evolutions, ensuring that they are conducted in safe facilities that minimize exposure to health and safety hazards.
53028 Sat 8/5 – 8/19 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. CEP $150
This course provides the students with the necessary skills, knowledge and tools to preform Safety Officer functions within the incident command system. Covers the competencies in NFPA 472-2012.
53026 Tu/Wed/Thu 6/6 – 6/8 8 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. CEP $199
The course provides the basic level knowledge and skills required to become a certified volunteer firefighter in the State of Ohio. Topics covered in this course include: Fire Behavior, PPE, Ladders, Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA), Rope & Knots, Water Supply, Fire Control. Student will need to provide book: Fundamentals of Firefighter Skills Textbook & Workbook, 3rd Edition.
53023 Mon - Thu 6/12 – 6/29 6 – 9 p.m. CEP $390
For qualified firefighters who wish to complete the Fire/EMS Instructor course. You will learn the principles of adult learning, communication, instructional methods, lesson plan development, assessment, NFPA 1403 Awareness, and all other components of the ODPS Instructor Course core curriculum.
Candidates must hold a valid certificate to practice as a firefighter issued under section 4765.55 of the Ohio Revised Code; in the preceding seven years, have at least five years of experience as a certified firefighter; pass (80%) the written Firefighter Knowledge examination approved by the Ohio Department of Public Safety/Division of EMS Executive Director (OAC 4765-21-02). Firefighter II exam results (80% or better and taken within the past 12 months) may substitute for the fire knowledge exam.
53024 Mon/Wed 7/31 – 9/2 6 – 9 p.m. CEP $290
+ Sat 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
This 150-hour course is designed to help the student gain knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to be a competent entry level Emergency Medical Technician. The course follows the DOT (Department of Transportation) standards as well as the national standard curriculum. Those who successfully complete the course will be eligible to take the National Registry exam and receive state certification through Owens Community College. The EMT-Basic certification is offered for those who are considering a career in EMS, or plan to become a paramedic. Training provides skills in the following areas: Airway Management, Cardiac Emergencies, Patient & Trauma Assessment, Trauma Emergencies, Haz-Mat, Highway Safety & Vehicle Extrication. Price includes book fee.
Pre-requisites: Current American Heart Association Health Care Provider CPR card, NIMS 100 & 700.
53027 Tue/Wed 5/30 – 8/12 6 – 10 p.m. CEP $1250
+ Sat 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.
During this 40 hour course you will have the opportunity oto practice material learned in the classroom through hands-on exercises and will prepare you to recognize, respond and terminate a weapon of mass destruction event. You will learn the use of ICS, CBRNE, prevention and deterrence, clothing protection, basic chemistry, air monitoring instruments, control containment and confinement techniques. The course conforms to all competencies for OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120 as well as NFPA 472 Chapter 7 competencies for Hazardous Materials Technicians.
53025 Mon - Fri 5/1 – 5/5 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. CEP $390