Emergency Response Technology

Emergency Response Technology challenges students with exciting hands-on training in a fully equipped on-site lab, as well as field trips to local Police and Fire Academies throughout the school year. 

Students study several technical fields including police science, fire science, rescue operations, hazardous materials, and emergency medical services.

Training for the Emergency Medical Responder and Emergency Medical Technician Certifications at A.W. Beattie Career Center will prepare students for immediate employment in the growing Emergency Response industry.

To learn more about ERT opportunities watch the video above, see the information below about our instructor and check the tabs to your right for information about earning industry certifications and college credits. See your school counselor to sign up for career center tour and apply for the program.

Career Paths

Paramedic, Fire Marshall, Law Enforcement, Emergency Specialist, Dispatcher and more.

College Credits

CCAC (9), Pittsburgh Technical College (12/8), La Roche University (6). Learn more.

Courses of Study

Law Enforcement, Crime Scene Management, Medical Services, Fire Fighting and more.

Industry Support

Thank you to our Occupational Advisory Committee.
Learn more.


Mr. J.T. Thomas, EMT-P
Mr. J.T. Thomas, EMT-P
412-847-1938; jt.thomas@beattietech.com
Mrs. Cheryl Rogowski
Mrs. Cheryl Rogowski
412-847-1938; cheryl.rogowski@beattietech.com

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