Isothermal Community College

Continuing Education

Emergency Services Classes

Fireman operating hose


Please let us know what you think. We are here to provide the best training to our Emergency Services Personnel. Isothermal provides a wide variety of training and continuing education opportunities for the fire, law enforcement, emergency medical, and public safety personnel of Rutherford and Polk counties.

L.O.D.D. Presentation

Tickets available January 2, 2014. Chief Burnette and Jay Bettencourt from Asheville Fire Department will be speaking at Isothermal Community College Foundation on January 18, 2014. This event will be from 7-9 pm. Tickets are available in the box office and they are free of charge! These men are very passionate about this and they speak from the heart. Donations will be taken at the end of the presentation for the Bowen Foundation. Emergency personnel don’t miss this event! Thank you Chief and Jay in advance for the lives you have touched through your presentation! For ticket information please call 828-395-1766. Remember you must have a ticket to attend.

For more information, contact:

Jerry Hinson , BS EMT-P 
Emergency Services Coordinator
(828) 395-1766


Marnie Beaver 
EMS Program Support
(828) 395-1532

Paramedic Bridge Degree Program Information

Isothermal Community College:
Jessie Fletcher – Advising Center Coordinator,
(828) 395-1995,

Cleveland Community College:
Shellie Hamrick
(704) 669-4073 –

Isothermal Community College
286 ICC Loop Road,PO Box 804
Spindale, NC 28160
Fax (828) 286-8434

Classes Under Construction

  • National Fire Academy Leadership 1, 2, and 3
    Instructor Jake Whisnant
  • Fire Officer 1 & 2
  • Haz-Mat Technician
  • Advanced PPE Class-Hudlow Fire Department
    Instructors Curtis Hodge and Chuck Watson
  • Vent/Enter/Search
  • Methodology Instructor 1 & 2

Please email for interest and availability

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