Law Enforcement and Justice Administration


Attention All Fire & LEJA majors and minors.
The Western Fire Protection Studies Club will be hosting a guest lecturer on Tuesday, March 31
Brother Ed Aramsbach (fire chaplain) will be presenting on the topic,  "Managing stress in first responders".  He will also conduct a question and answer period.  
This is an excellent opportunity for all future public safety employee's to prepare for that all important first phase of your future career.

Attention all Fire majors and minors

We are now taking student applications for the 2015 Gateway Fire Academy in Quincy. The academy consists of 3 - 40 hour residence courses held at the Quincy Fire Training Facility.  Completion qualifies students to challenge the OSFM Basic Fire Skills certification test. Each course yields 3 S.H. of WIU credit  (9 hours total)

Courses start on June 8 - 15 & 22
For more information and to register contact Scott Walker -  309-298-2625 |

There will be an informational meeting with the Macomb Fire Chief on February 9 at 4:30 pm. The topic will be on joining MFD as an adjunct member

Fire Club News


The Fire protection Studies Club meets on the first and third Tuesday each month. Meeting are held in Stipes Hall at 6:30pm.  All students are welcome.

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