Class 51 Cadets Conquer Controlled Burn

Class 51 Fire Academy Cadets Fight Liquid Propane Fire

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

Toastmasters Helps Prepare SPC Cadets

Graduation at Allstate Center

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

SPC Allstate Workshop Teaches Safety Tips, Self-Defense

Self-defense instructor with punching bag and student at Safety tips and self-defense workshop

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