Steven P. Westermann Fire and EMS Education Center
Business Hours 8:00 am -4:30 pm, Monday-Friday
Facility Location and Mailing Address
4715 SW US 40 Hwy, Blue Springs, MO 64015
We are approximately 1 mile west of Woods Chapel and 2 miles east of 291 Highway on west bound 40 Highway.
CJCFPD has become a leader in the Kansas City region in the area of EMS Training and our goals is to provide quality pre-hospital education to Fire and Emergency Medical Communities. We recognize the evolving role of the Fire and EMS Services and the importance of keeping pace, which is why our instructors are highly trained and educated in pre-hospital EMS Care. They consist of current pre-hospital providers, air medical transport paramedics and nurses.
Central Jackson County Fire Protection District (CJCFPD) Paramedic program is accredited through the body of CoAEMSP. CJCFPD Paramedic program has completed the process to demonstrate substantial compliance with the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) accreditation standards. The NREMT recognizes graduates of CAAHEP accredited programs as being eligible for the national paramedic certification examination.
Heartsaver CPR AED Course
American Heart Association
CJC offers a full line of courses from the American Heart Association. Heartsaver courses are intended for anyone with little or no medical training who needs a course completion card for a job, regulatory (e.g., OSHA), or other requirements. These courses can also be taken by anyone who wants to be prepared for an emergency in any setting. Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) teaches paramedics and advanced medical personnel the skills and knowledge needed in cardiac emergencies.
How can we help you?
CJC is your fire department in Jackson County dedicated to education, protecting, and training our community. Contact us for questions or educational demonstrations.