Public Safety Academy (PSA)



PCCC Public Safety Academy entrance

The Passaic County Community College
Public Safety Academy (PSA) offers
state-of-the-art training and facilities
for fire fighting and emergency medical personnel.

  • Modern, fully-equipped classrooms
  • labs and computer facilities 
  • a 174-seat auditorium, 
  • an indoor fire-training center and Simulator or burn building.

Degree and Certificate Programs
PCCC offers degree and certificate programs in criminal justice, fire science, and emergency response.

Continuing Education
Non-credit continuing education courses offered at the Public Safety Academy include Emergency Medical Technician, Fire Inspector and Fire Official courses, Uniform Construction Code courses, and Commercial Driver License Training.

Passaic County Public Safety Training

The PSA is home for firefighter training for Passaic County as well as the Office of Emergency Management. PSA also serves first responder training needs, particularly for the volunteer fire and EMT squads throughout Passaic County.