Brad Newbury AAS/NREMT-P
Brad has been a firefighter for 29 years and a Paramedic for over 24 of those years. He began his career as volunteer firefighter; he worked for a private ambulance service as an EMT and later as a Paramedic assigned to a major city’s 911-ambulance service in the Metro Boston area. In addition, he worked for a hospital-based, non-transporting Paramedic Service, where he spent over 15 years as a rapid response paramedic.
Brad has served with the Stoughton Fire Department as a firefighter/paramedic since 1997. He currently holds the rank of Lieutenant, and is assigned to a Paramedic-level Engine Company.
He has been teaching EMTs and Paramedics for over fifteen years, and has a vast array of teaching experience that includes EMT and Paramedic classes, continuing education, DOT refreshers, ACLS, PALS, PEPP and CPR. As a Certified Instructor for the Massachusetts Fire Academy, Brad has also taught several of their programs, including: recruit training, Haz-Mat, and Impact divisions. Brad has a Bachelors degree in Fire Science and is currently enrolled in the Master of Public Administration degree program at Anna Maria College and will graduate in the spring of 2015.
In 2006, Brad developed the only live, interactive, online paramedic program. This program, based in Massachusetts had students enrolled worldwide. Mosby Publishing, the publisher of world-renowned emergency medicine textbooks, quickly recognized the value of online education for EMS, and hired Brad as a Faculty Educator and content writer for their prestigious e-learning tools. Brad spent 5 years working with the sales team helping EMS educators with instructional design and content management in the Evolve learning management system.
Brad’s role had NMETC has been multifaceted he served as the Paramedic Program Director from 2010 to 2012. In 2012 he moved into the full time role of President/CEO. His leadership helped move the organization forward and in 2014 NMETC was fully acquired by the parent company of Medtech College. Brad currently serves as the Campus President in the West Bridgewater, Massachusetts’s location.