*Dates set for 2017*Many emergency services workers from Randolph County and across the state participate in Randolph Community College’s Weekend Fire, Rescue & EMS College that takes place during the spring each year. The dates for the 2017 event is March 3-5. Numerous courses in firefighting, emergency care, rescue, safety, and leadership skills are scheduled at RCC’s Asheboro Campus and at the Emergency Services Training Center.
Most of the classroom training is held at RCC’s Asheboro Campus beginning Thursday or Friday. Additional training is held at the Emergency Services Training Center at 895 Training Center Drive, Randleman, on Saturday and Sunday. This 60-acre facility maintains modern equipment and props for each respective emergency service. It includes three firing ranges, an emergency vehicle driving course, five-story drill tower, live burn building, tactical building, LP Gas facility with six props, USAR course, and underground confined space/trench area.