Become a Firefighter or EMT

Are you looking for a way to give back and serve your community? Then a career as a firefighter or paramedic/EMT may be for you.

As a member of your local fire or EMS department, you will be the first to respond to a variety of emergencies.

Explore One of Hawkeye's Programs

 Fire Science

One of the most respected jobs, firefighters work to save lives and property.  At Hawkeye, you’ll learn valuable firefighting skills and rescue techniques to gain certification that will allow you to be work anywhere in the U.S.  You’ll train at the state of the art training facilities using the same tools and equipment as our local fire personnel.  You’ll be prepared when it is time to roll.

Learn more about Fire Science

 Emergency Medical Services/Paramedic

Paramedics use their skills to treat acute illnesses and work in traumatic situations along side firefighters.  You’ll learn all aspects of patient care in Hawkeye’s state-of-the-art simulation lab before gaining real world experience through our hospital and field internship program.

Learn more about Emergency Medical Services