PROGRAM OVERVIEW

 

Course Description

This program is designed to give the student the skills and knowledge to function as a working Emergency Medical Technician at the basic level and to facilitate the passing of the National Registry Exam. The program is intended for those who want to gain employment as a firefighter, emergency care technician at a hospital and Ambulance driver or attendant. It is also for those individuals who are planning on attempting to obtain a higher level of medical training such as RN, PA or MD as an enhancement for the competitive application process for those professions.

 

 

Prerequisite

  • Must be at least 18 years of age upon enrollment
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  • You must complete a background check and alcohol/drug screening through www.CertifiedBackground.com - package code WD78
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  • You must acquire the approved uniform for the class. The order form will be given during the information session.
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  • You must have a copy of your Hepatitis B vaccination record and a Tuberculosis skin test within the past 6 months.
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  • Must posses a current American Heart Association BLS Healthcare Provider card when the course begins
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  • If you need a BLS for Healthcare provider card, please visit www.Code3CPR.com.

 

Course Options

We have 3 options to choose from

 

Full Time:

Monday - Friday

8:00am - 5:00pm

Evening:

Monday - Wednesday

6:00pm - 10:00pm

Weekend:

Saturday - Sunday

8:00am - 5:00pm

 

 

 

 

 

Required Course Hours

Didactic & Skills: 176 Hours

Clinical: 24 Hours


Total: 200 Hours

 

 

 

Information Session

You will be required to attend an information session prior to the start of the program. This mandatory session will go over expectations, attendance, grading policies, textbook, uniform requirements, classroom tour and final paperwork needed to enter the program. Please sign up for any session on the registration page.