Columbus Township Fire & Rescue has launched a new Training Center that will offer various classes for those involved in, or wishing to become involved in, the realm of Public Safety.  Whether volunteer or career, we welcome anyone to participate.  Our classes are taught by certified instructors and you will gain both book knowledge and hands-on practical experience.  See you in class!

COURSE Listing

The following courses are currently being offered at the Training Center.  If there's a class that you're interested in but you don't see it listed, use the form below to let us know.  If we see significant interest in a certain class, we'll look at adding it to our curriculum.  Check back often to see what new classes have been posted!



Obtain your Indiana State EMT-B certification and national NREMT-B certification.  This class will fulfill all learning requirements and prepare you for the state written exam, National Registry exam, and practical skills test.

  • Prerequisites:
    • 18 years old
  • Cost: $850 (payment plan available)
  • Registration Deadline: Sep 30, 2018
  • Online Registration CLICK HERE
  • Online Tuition Payment: CLICK HERE
  • Starts: Oct 1, 2018
  • Duration: 5-6 months
  • Times:
    • Mondays 6-10pm
    • Thursdays 6-10pm



This class is designed for those who currently hold the EMR certification and desire to obtain the EMT-B cert. This is a pilot class that will be the first of its kind in Indiana, and because of that it has some specific limitations for eligibility. Please read carefully before registering. This class is for students that currently hold an EMR certification that was obtained in a class sponsored by CRH (Columbus Regional Health). This includes classes taken through Ivy Tech in Columbus, Columbus Township Fire & Rescue Training Center, and Training Institute of Columbus. This class will fulfill all learning requirements and prepare you for the state written exam and state practical skills test.

  • If you are interested in this class, please register online or contact us. Once enough people have shown interest, we will work to schedule the class. You do not need to pay for the class at this time, and by registering you are not committing to take the class.
  • Prerequisite(s):
    • Current EMR certification
    • 18 years old (at time of test)
  • Cost: $550
  • Online Registration: CLICK HERE

Don't see the class you want?  Let us know!

OPTIONAL: Leave us your name and email address so we can let you know if your suggested class is added to the curriculum.