Nate Paulsberg

Nate Paulsberg | Co-Owner

Nate served as a Lieutenant in the US Navy from 1999 to 2003 in Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom.  



Bachelor of Science (BS): Business Administration from University of Iowa

Associates in Applied Science (AAS): Fire Science Technology from College of DuPage

Certificate: Emergency Management from College of Lake County

  • SPRAT Level 3 Rope Access Supervisor
  • Rope Rescue Operations & Technician (NFPA 1670/1006)
  • Confined Space Operations & Technician (NFPA 1670/1006)
  • Tower Rescue Technician (NFPA 1670/1006)
  • Arborist Rescue Specialist
  • Hazardous Materials Operations (NFPA 1670/1006)
  • Swiftwater Technician (Dive Rescue International)
  • State Certified Firefighter (Illinois)
  • State Certified Fire Officer (Illinois)
  • State Certified Fire Instructor (Illinois)
  • Licensed EMT-Basic (Illinois)
  • Lieutenant – United States Navy
  • Lead Instructor – Northeastern Public Safety Training Association (NIPSTA)
  • Lead Instructor – Gateway Technical College
  • Lead Technical Instructor – START Group
  • Lead Trainer – MABAS Division 1 Technical Rescue Team
  • Head of Rope Operations – Illinois Task Force 1 USAR Team
  • Rescue Squad Officer – Illinois Task Force 1 USAR Team
  • Career Fire Officer/EMT-Basic in NW Suburbs of Chicago, IL