The Fire Training Division works to continue the high standards of Pender EMS and Fire. Fire training consists of multiple modules completed on duty and in the classroom to keep all firefighters current on their skills. The Fire Training Division is led by Battalion Chief David Bullard. Pender EMS & Fire Division boasts some of the nations highest training hour totals. With a department committed to well trained personnel with updated information we secure training both on shift and through our provided NC DOI status as a teaching institute. Working closely with the EMS training Division all Career Firefighters are EMT-Basic and above to help assist EMS with calls.