University of Akron

Training Center for Fire and Hazardous Materials


The Training Center for Fire & Hazardous Materials is located on the campus of The University of Akron and is a part of the University's College of Applied Science and Technology (formerly Summit College). 

We offer the only accredited Associate of Applied Science degree in Fire Protection Technology in the State of Ohio, and the only Emergency Management Bachelor of Science degree in the state.  

In fact, UA/CAST's Emergency Management program is the only IFSAC Accredited Emergency Management degree in the United States.

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