Fire Rescue Academy

Butler Tech Fire Rescue Academy Student

If you have the passion and interest to make a difference as a firefighter, Butler Tech’s Fire Rescue Academy will prepare you for this rewarding and challenging career. We offer both day and evening academics and can get you trained and ready to work in 4 to 6 months, depending on which option you choose.

Our full-time program trains students in fire, EMS technical rescue, emergency vehicle operation, and hazardous materials incidents. You’ll receive excellent instruction from experienced faculty and up to 40 hours of training in our propane-fueled fire tower at Butler Tech’s state-of-the-art Public Safety Education Complex.

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