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OCC Hosts Domestic Terrorism Conference Governor Snyder Delivers Keynote Address

There’s no better setting for a two-day emergency planning conference than Oakland Community College’s (OCC) “CREST” facility, a “city” built specifically to train emergency responders. More than 275 representatives from at least 60 local, state, and national agencies convened to … Continue reading

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Nationally, Internationally Oakland Fire Training Institute Seeks New Recruits

The Oakland Fire Training Institute at Oakland Community College (OCC) is hosting a free orientation session for the Fire Academy on August 16, 2017. “The Oakland Fire Training Institute is a well-known and well-respected training entity in the fire service … Continue reading

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Oakland Community College is Riding the CREST of Public Safety

June 16 is a big day for the OCC Police Academy, which celebrated its 50th graduation since the program’s establishment in 1967. Recognized as a leading police training facility in the State of Michigan, the Police Academy consistently graduates high … Continue reading

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Middle School Students Explore OCC through Rotary Partnership

The Rotary Club of Pontiac hosted its annual Career Day on May 7, 2015 at the Lafayette Grand in Pontiac, MI. Approximately 20 businesses and colleges welcomed 94 eighth grade students from three Pontiac middle schools to explore their career … Continue reading

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Congratulate CREST on its 10th Anniversary!

OCC’s Combined Regional Emergency Services Training (CREST) Center is celebrating its 10th anniversary. Last week it held a small party to mark the occasion. CREST is Oakland County’s premier facility for police, fire, EMS and other emergency training. Opening in … Continue reading

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