The Northwest Career & Technical Academy is excited to partner with F.I.T.E. (First-In Training & Education) to offer a Fire Sciences and EMS program for the 2015-2016 school year at our Mount Vernon campus! Check out this video for a look at our new course offering and our brochure for more information about F.I.T.E.Instituendi, respondere, nisi ~ To train, to respond, to saveThe fire service has a proud tradition of serving their communities with self-less dedication. The honor of becoming a firefighter is one sought after by many, but bestowed upon only a few. Training to become a firefighter is exciting and meaningful. Fortunately, you live in an area that offers a program designed to prepare you for a career in the fire service while you are still in high school.
The NCTA Fire Science & EMS Program offers professional instruction, amazing facilities, and endless opportunities to not only learn the skills necessary to become a firefighter, but also the skills to be an integral part of a community emergency response team in your own neighborhood.High school credits earned include:For FIRST YEAR Students:1.0 Physical Education1.0 Science/Lab Science1.0 Occupational EducationFor SECOND YEAR Students:1.0 Physical Education1.0 Technical English1.0 Occupational EducationCollege credits through Skagit Valley College have not yet been determined for this new program.