Camden Citizen’s Public Safety Academy begins February 28

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The Citizen’s Public Safety Academy is a six-week course designed to help individuals understand what goes on within the many local and state public safety organizations.

Experience emergency services first hand, and get a feel for exactly what they provide.

Guest speakers will include representatives from agencies, such as the Camden Fire Department, Maine State Forest Service, Fire Marshal’s Office, Camden Police Department and Knox County Regional Communications Center.

Classes are designed to be as hands-on as possible and will include, among other topics, the following:

Fire Suppression and Hose use;

Special Rescue & Extrication;

Wildfire Mitigation; and,

Traffic Stops.

There is no charge for this class, but participants do need to call the adult ed office to register. This class meets at the Camden Fire Department, 31 Washington St., Camden, beginning on Wednesday, February 28, from 6 to 8 p.m., and runs for seven weeks. 

Contact Five Town CSD Adult Ed at 236-7800, ext. 5 or to register or get more information.  Registration is also available online at


Event Date: 
Wed, 02/28/2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm