When the Richland County Emergency Management Agency retired one in all its ambulances, former EMA director Mike Bailey wanted to put it to correct use.
“It sat there, it wasn’t being used and it becomes time to move it on,” he stated.
Bailey, a marketing consultant at Pioneer Career and Technology Center, approached the faculty to look if college students would benefit from the car. After gaining approval from county commissioners, neighborhood officers presented the car to students and workforce Wednesday afternoon.
Pioneer offers more than 35 career training programs for high college juniors and seniors from 14 school districts. Students gain arms-on experience through profession labs.
The ambulance might be used as a command center for college kids inside the criminal justice and hometown safety applications, who volunteer to run unique information as part of their hands-on academic enjoy.
“Typically, we’ll have two or three students that lead that precise element and we allow them to take command on it so that they get an idea of what it’s going to be like,” said Eric Winbigler, who leads the faculty’s place of origin safety software.
The details frequently placed students in charge of visitors and crowd manipulate at parades, move country meets and other public occasions at some stage in Richland and Crawford counties. The school provided almost 1,000 volunteer hours remaining 12 months.
“Whether it’s (directing) visitors or retaining kids out of a parade route, we’re usually doing things to try to better our communities and that’s absolutely what those students are skilled to do,” said Dan George, a criminal justice instructor at Pioneer.
Winbigler stated, “(The ambulance) will assist particularly. It’ll be a place in which students can come in and get warm, in which we will shop our equipment and rate our radios.
“I don’t recognize of any other college in the kingdom that has a command middle,” Winbigler stated.
Drake Sanders, a senior at Crestview enrolled in Pioneer’s homeland protection program, said the command center will allow students to work greater successfully.
We just form of find random spots to set up (throughout information). Having (the command middle) will deliver us a pleasant everlasting spot that everybody can find,” he explained.
Shelves may be installed for equipment, which includes vests, cones, barricades, radios and iciness weather gear. Winbigler hopes to debut the ambulance all through the students’ element at the J.C. Gorman Wrestling Invitational next month at Mansfield Senior High School.
“Other than just putting in a few racks…and re-lettering the automobile itself, it is prepared to move,” he said. “It is one of the cleanest motors of its age I have seen in years. It was well taken care of.”
This isn’t the first time the ambulance has been donated. According to Rick Evans, the brand new EMA director, the 1993 Ford model was at the beginning owned via Jefferson Township and donated to the county EMA in 2008.
After the presentation, students swarmed to the vehicle for a closer appearance.
“We have a cruiser that we practice driving here, however, it’s in quite a horrific form. We do not constantly know if it’s going to run,” said Brandon Damron, a Galion senior and hometown security pupil. “This is a lot nicer and it’s going to help us out when we are out inside the public.”
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