Municipal and First Responder Training
Advanced skills for public servants.
Municipal Training Program Launch Event
Date: Saturday, October 14, 2023
Time: 10 to 11 am
Address: Center for Emergency Services, 815 E. Plank Rd. Burlington, IL 60109
Bring ECC’s standard for educational excellence to your dedicated public service team, from first responders to administrative and leadership staff. Advance your employees’ skills, get them the continuing education they need to succeed, and better equip your municipality to respond to the needs of your community.
Many trainings can be customized for the specific needs of your municipality and even delivered onsite.
First Responder Professional Development
Offered in partnership with ECC’s Center for Emergency Services and Police Departments, these training opportunities meet the requirements of the respective state oversight agencies.
Participants get the skills they need to meet all required objectives by combining classroom and hands-on simulations. Training is offered on a variety of topics including, but not limited to, the following:
- Fire Apparatus Engineer (FAE)
- Advanced Technician Firefighter (ATF)
- Rope operations
- Vehicle and Machinery Operations (VMO)
- Police supervisor
- Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
Offered in partnership with ECC’s award-winning Office of Emergency Management, these programs help ensure your team is equipped and prepared when emergent situations arise.
Training is available on the following topics:
- Incident command (essentials and system)
- Emergency operations planning
- Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program
- Business continuity
Get new administrative and board leadership the training they need to be effective and impactful leaders from day one.
- New supervisor training
- Continuous improvement
- Diversity, equity, and inclusion
- Leadership for newly elected officials
Administration and Daily Operations
Help your administrative staff keep up with advances in office tools, cybersecurity and other protections, and everyday communication. Training is available on the following:
- Microsoft Office 365
- Adobe Suite
- Cybersecurity and safe emailing
- Conflict resolution
- CPR and OSHA