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Kirkwood to Host 32nd Annual CITA Fire School

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (September 12, 2018)–Kirkwood Community College will host the 32nd Annual Fire School, September 22–23, in collaboration with the Central Iowa Training Association (CITA). One of the largest fire schools in the state, the CITA-Kirkwood school trains firefighters and rescue service personnel from all over Iowa and other nearby states. The school offers […]

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Conference Addresses Emergency Response Education

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (March 5, 2018)-Kirkwood Community College’s annual Code 1 emergency care conference, March 9 – 10, will educate first responders and other emergency healthcare providers on various aspects of emergency patient care, policy-making, emergency readiness and system development. Code 1 has trained emergency medical technicians, firefighters, paramedics, nurses and law enforcement officials for […]

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Kirkwood Holds Conference for EMS Providers

Cedar Rapids, Iowa (March 2, 2016)-The 31st annual Code 1 Conference for those providing emergency medical services (EMS) will be held Friday, March 11, and Saturday, March 12, at The Kirkwood Center. The event qualifies for continuing education hours. Every EMS provider, including firefighters, police, public safety officers, nurses and respiratory therapists is invited to […]

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CODE *1 Conference at Kirkwood, March 12-13

Event Blends Training, Knowledge and Networking in Cedar Rapids Venue It is sometimes difficult for emergency personnel to imagine “down-time.” With pagers, cell phones and portable radios always at the ready our firefighters, paramedics and EMT personnel have learned to live with a schedule that could change at a moment’s notice. That reality is one […]

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