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Fire/Rescue Training

Martin Community College offers an industry-recognized selection of fire- and rescue-training courses for today's emergency responders. North Carolina Office of the State Fire Marshal certification and non-certification courses are available through the MCC continuing-education division. Classes are routinely delivered at fire stations throughout Martin and Bertie counties -- as well as MCC college campuses in Williamston and Windsor.

Meet The Coordinator

Larry Johnson, the college's Fire Training Coordinator, has 30 years of experience as a professional and volunteer firefighter. Before MCC, he worked for the City of Rocky Mount as a Battalion Chief. His responsibilities with Rocky Mount included overseeing the emergency operations for seven fire stations and 40 personnel.

Johnson began his career in fire service in 1986 as a firefighter and continued to pursue his education by obtaining his A.A.S. in Fire Science Technology from Wilson Technical Community College and his B.S. in Business Management from Mount Olive College.

In addition to his career accomplishments, Johnson is also a certified Peer Assessor for the Commission on Fire Accreditation International and has assisted with site visits for other fire departments in the United States and Canada. He holds a variety of fire service certifications from the NC Office of the State Fire Marshall, National Fire Academy, and the Emergency Management Institute.

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Larry Johnson, Fire Training Coordinator
252-789-0205 - Office
252-903-2640 - Cell
252-972-4425 - Fax