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​Date & Time

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Ribbon Cutting at 4 p.m.

Open House from 4-7 p.m. 



CVTC West Campus

3623 Campus Road

Eau Claire, WI 54703


Win a Nike+ FuelBand

Complete 5 stamps in our career passport by 6:40 p.m. to be eligible to win a Nike+ FuelBand. You do not need to be present to win.

Nike+ FuelBand

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Emergency Service Open House

Attend the Emergency Services Open House

Find out what it takes to be an everyday hero at our Emergency Services Open House on Thursday, May 1, 2014 from 4-7 p.m. The Open House will showcase the programs, services, and equipment in our Emergency Service division.

Featured Programs

Hands-On Activities

Attendees can participate in a variety of activities, learn about our programs, and receive safety information on a variety of subjects. Complete our career passport to win a Nike+ FuelBand. Activities include:

  • View a live fire demonstration

  • Uncoil and carry a fire hose

  • Try on FireMedic gear

  • Use a fire extinguisher to put out a fire

  • View a live simulation of a cardiac arrest scenario

  • Learn how to accurately hold and fire a gun in the shooting range

  • Try lifting finger prints from a crime scene just like you see on TV

Ribbon Cutting

Check out the newest addition to CVTC, the Fire Safety Center. This state-of-the-art facility is one of only four in the United States. The Fire Safety Center enables CVTC to better serve the manufacturing sector. Whether conducting required test procedures, or running custom-designed fire testing for research and development, fire safety issues are very important for new product development. 

Fire Safety Center

Schedule of Events

At the Emergency Services Open House there is something fun for everyone. Checkout our schedule of events below and make sure to complete 5 stamps in our career passport by 6:40 p.m. to be eligible to win a Nike+ FuelBand. You do not need to be present to win.

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Activity​ Location​ Time​

​Fire Safety Center Ribbon Cutting

​Fire Safety Center

​4 p.m.

​Live Fire Demonstrations

​Fire Safety Center

​4:30, 5:30 & 6:30 p.m.

​CVTC Alumni & Foundation Projects

​Fire Safety Center

​4-7 p.m.

​Fire Extinguishers & Hoses

​Training Grounds

​​4-7 p.m.

​Do you have what it takes to be a firefighter?

​Emergency Services Education Center – Apparatus Bay

​4-7 p.m.

​FireMedic – Program Information

​Emergency Services Education Center – Room 113

​4-7 p.m.

​See what it’s like to be a firefighter

​Upper Parking Lot

​4-7 p.m.

​Try the jaws of life or watch a vehicle eradication

​Upper Parking Lot

​5 p.m.

​FireMedic – Tower Rescue

​Ladder Tower

​6 p.m.

​Kids Station

​Upper Parking Lot

​4-7 p.m.

​EMT & Paramedic Technician – Simulated Cardiac Arrest

​Emergency Services Education Center – Room 122

​4-7 p.m.

​Criminal Justice – Firearms Range

​Emergency Services Education Center – Room 128

​4-7 p.m.
30 minute increments

​Criminal Justice – Fingerprinting

​Emergency Services Education Center – Room 117

​4-7 p.m.
30 minute increments

​Criminal Justice – Tactical Response Demonstration

​Flood House

​4-7 p.m.
30 minute increments

​Criminal Justice – Crime Scene, Evidence & Equipment

​RCU Building

4–7 p.m.

CVTC ​Admissions, Financial Aid, Academic Advising

​Emergency Services Education Center – Commons, Room 101

​4–7 p.m.