Emergency Services

Peoples’ lives often depend upon the quick and efficient actions of emergency service
personnel. To work in these conditions, first responders must think quickly, assess situations and manage themselves and others in a crisis situation. John Wood provides expert emergency service training for students looking to continue
their education at a four-year institution, or test and get right into the workforce. If you are ready to make a difference in your community, these are the programs for you.

Transfer Associate Degrees
Law Enforcement AA/AS

Technical Degrees (AAS)
Fire Science
Law Enforcement

Paramedicine (EMT-P)


Career Opportunities

Disaster Relief Coordinator
Border and Transportation Security Officer
Correctional Officer
Fish and Game Warden
Federal Agent
Information Security Management

Employed by

Illinois Department of Corrections
Adams and Pike County Sheriff’s Offices
Quincy Police Department
Local and Regional Fire Departments
Illinois State Police