The future firefighters of Fire Academy Class 51 participated in their final burns on Thursday, November 16 at the St. Petersburg College Fire and Public Safety Center in Clearwater, Florida. In the final three weeks of the academy, the class battled a liquid propane pit fire. The burn was controlled by two live fire training … Continue reading Class 51 Cadets Conquer Controlled Burn
SPC student finalists from around the college debated immigration issues during the fourth annual Great Debate held at SPC’s Seminole Campus. The winners at the November event were Tracy Pham from the Seminole Campus in first place, Destiny Rodriguez from Downtown/Midtown in second place, and Madison Reslink from Clearwater in third.
The Allstate Center is hosting its free, haunted Halloween Open House on Oct. 27. Open to the public and SPC faculty, staff, and students. Participants can expect a eerie good time with each floor of the Allstate Center crawling with Halloween activities for the entire family to enjoy!
Pinellas County’s Fire Administration Special Operations Teams prepare for emergencies – getting training to handle and rescue people injured in chemical spills, tanker accidents and more – at St. Petersburg College’s Allstate Center and Fire Training Center.
Considering a public service career? Mark your calendar for June 19-22, for St. Petersburg College’s Career and Academic Community Fair.
St. Petersburg College’s Ethics in Action club collected 169 bags of pet food in their pet food drive.
Emergency Medical Technician and St. Petersburg College student Rick Washington was on hand to show guests around the ambulance, and talk about his experience at St. Petersburg College.
Toastmasters is helping prepare St. Petersburg College cadets to become better speakers and leaders. The Law Enforcement Academy at SPC has provided quality training programs for law enforcement officers for more than 25 years. As current cadets from the Police Recruit Classes 202 and 203 and Corrections Recruit Class 92 complete the academic and defensive tactics … Continue reading Toastmasters Helps Prepare SPC Cadets
Staying safe starts by learning and getting safety tips from the experts on crime prevention. That’s precisely what about 20 women did at the April 6 Women’s Self-Defense and Personal Safety Workshop with retired Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office Sergeant Denise Nestor. It was hosted at St. Petersburg College’s Allstate Center. Defending yourself starts with understanding … Continue reading SPC Allstate Workshop Teaches Safety Tips, Self-Defense
Public safety careers are the stars of the show at the third annual Touch-a-Truck! The event returns to St. Petersburg College Allstate Campus on Saturday, April 22 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. This free family-friendly event is a perfect introduction to the Public Safety family on campus. Real Vehicles, Real Heroes, Real Fun Touch-a-Truck … Continue reading Public Safety careers showcased at third annual Touch-a-Truck