Coos Bay, OR –  Southwestern Oregon Community College is pleased to announce that our annual Career Technical Education (CTE) Industry Partner of the Year award for 2020 is Bay Cities Ambulance. General Manager Tim Novotny, and his team at Bay Cities Ambulance have served as an outstanding industry partner for Southwestern’s Paramedic Degree program for many years. In addition to providing highly qualified instructors, Bay Cities Ambulance has provided the college with vital training equipment including the college’s ambulance. 

Southwestern students are also able to complete their required field training through Bay Cities Ambulance in collaboration with our numerous community healthcare provider facilities. And, Bay Cities Ambulance serves as a great employer partner with many Southwestern EMT and Paramedics graduates finding successful employment with the ambulance service.

Dean of Instruction for CTE, Dr. Daniel Koopman says, “Like so many vital career technical education programs at Southwestern, our programs of study depend on the generous support and partnership with great companies like Bay Cities Ambulance. Thank you, Tim Novotny and congratulations to the dedicated team at Bay Cities Ambulance!”

To learn more about Southwestern’s career technical training programs visit www.socc.edu, or call 541-888-7371 to make an appointment with an advisor.


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