ARES Instructor Profile

William Seal

  • BLS Instructor

William Seal is a BLS Instructor for Advanced Rescue Education Solutions LLC. Joining our team in 2018, Joey quickly became a leader among his peers and was awarded the 2019 Instructor of the Year for his efforts both in and outside of the classroom and ARES itself. Joey currently serves as a firefighter for the city of Poplarville, a bail enforcement officer, tactical swat medic, and ARES instructor. His previous positions include Assistant Chief of Training for Steep Hollow Fire Department, volunteer personnel coordinator and field training officer for Poplarville Fire Department, and experience in fire prevention, also for Poplarville Fire Department. Mr. Seal is a graduate of Poplarville High School and his professional education includes training and education in fire protection, emergency medical technician, criminal justice, and hazardous materials response.


  • 2020PHTLS Instructor
  • 2018BLS Instructor


  • 2019ARES Instructor of the Year