HARNETT COUNTY SCHOOLS' PUBLIC SERVICES ACADEMY HEATS THINGS UP
On Thursday, November 13th, Harnett County Schools were featured on UNC-TV’s nightly episode of “North Carolina NOW”.
The episode featured the county’s unique Career and Technical Education program, known as the Public Services Academy. Career and Technical Education programs typically offer students a chance to utilize the skills they have been learning in the classroom and apply them in a real-world, hands-on setting.
The Academy, which is housed at Harnett Central High School in Angier, North Carolina, is open to all Harnett County high school students, and provides instruction in firefighting and EMT training. Additionally, students may qualify for certification in areas ranging from fire prevention to fire hoses, streams, and appliances.
To learn more about Harnett County Schools Public Services Academy, watch the full episode here: