Public Safety Center

EMS Programs

EMS Programs

Learn about the Shumaker Public Safety Center and Emergency Medical Service (EMS) programs.  

What does the Shumaker Public Safety Center do?

The Public Safety Center houses the:

  • Home-base for the EMS Academy
  • Administrative support for a variety of certification programs and continuing education classes
  • American Heart Association training center

The Public Safety Center provides:

  • Quality education
  • Affordable training
  • Professional resources

The Public Safety Center serves:

  • Emergency medical service practitioners
  • Healthcare providers
  • Citizens of our communities

When did the EMS programs begin?

Visionaries identified the need for quality EMS education in Dauphin County and the surrounding areas. They started these EMS programs in 1980.

Over the decades, these programs evolved and enrollment grew. We now serve the entire EMS community of PA. Our programs meet the challenges today's EMS community faces.

How can I get more information on EMS programs at HACC?

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