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Oklahoma City Community College and Oklahoma City Fire Department

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Oklahoma City Community College and Oklahoma City Fire Department

The partnership between Oklahoma City Community College Emergency Medical Services and the Oklahoma City Fire Department is a pivotal alliance designed to enhance Oklahoma’s entry-level paramedic workforce. Through this collaboration, both entities synchronize curriculum development, practical training, and skill enhancement. OCCC EMS offers academic expertise, ensuring comprehensive paramedic education, while OKC Fire contributes practical insights, enabling real-world scenario exposure for students. This partnership not only fosters a seamless transition for graduates into the workforce, but also bolsters the local medical services industry by producing highly skilled, job-ready paramedics. The joint efforts between OCCC and OKC Fire streamline knowledge, hands-on experience, and cutting-edge techniques for students, ultimately elevating the standard of emergency medical care in Oklahoma City.