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Course Description

  • 91% First time Pass Rate on the NREMT Written Exam
  • New, state-of-the-art skills lab including MCI Triage Drills and Active Shooter Training
  • SmartMan Technology to define quality in a clear, objective, and scientific way
  • Blended online and in-person instruction

Program 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. The program is intended for those who want to gain employment as an EMT, 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. The course fulfills Title 22 Guidelines and State Health and Safety Code for EMT-B certification. Successful course completion requires taking the National Registry of EMTs exam which is mandatory for certification in any California county.

The course features classroom lectures and extensive hands-on training including:

  • Emergency patient care
  • Basic human anatomy and physiology needed to perform a patient assessment
  • Recognition of a patient in cardiac arrest
  • CPR using an AED
  • Identifying and managing OB-GYN emergencies
  • Triage and transportation of patients in major disasters

Schedules
This 186-hour course will be offered on weekday evenings and selected Saturdays/Sundays over 20 weeks (two 10-week quarters) or summer intensive over 10 weeks. 

 

EMT CPR Requirement
Per the California Code of Regulations Title 22, EMT students must complete a CPR training equivalent to the current American Heart Association’s Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care at the Healthcare Provider level. The CPR certification is included in the program and tuition. 

 

What to Expect from the EMT Course 

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Certification Disclosure:
The EMT XLRN 815.EMT, Emergency Medical Technician-Basic Certification Course does not result in EMT Certification or Certificate issuance. Pursuant to the 
CA Code of Regulations, Title 22, successful completion of this course permits one to sit for both the psycho-motor and written EMT certification exams given by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT). Students successfully completing both of these exams will be issued EMT certification by the NREMT. After receipt of NREMT certification, the student may apply for State EMT Certification in any state.

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Application

Name
EMT Program Acknowledgments
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Type
Blended
Dates
Apr 04, 2024 to Sep 07, 2024
Contact Hours
178.0
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $2,200.00 Click here to get more information
Section Notes

Instructional Method

This class is being offered in an online and in-person synchronous format. Students will be required to:
•    Attend weekly online Zoom sessions on Thursdays from 6:30pm-9:30pm
•    Attend select Saturday in-person skills training from 8:30am-5:30pm

Class Schedule

  • Thursdays Online, 6:30-9:30pm (4/4/24, 4/11/24, 4/18/24, 4/25/24, 5/2/24, 5/9/24, 5/16/24, 5/23/24, 5/30/24, 6/6/24, 6/27/24, 7/2/24, 7/11/24, 7/18/24, 7/25/24, 8/1/24, 8/8/24, 8/15/24, 8/22/24, 8/29/24)
  • Saturdays In-person 8:30am-5:30pm (4/27/24, 5/4/24, 5/18/24, 6/22/24, 6/29/24, 7/6/24, 7/20/24, 7/27/24, 8/10/24, 8/17/24, 8/24/24, 9/7/24)

*Dates subject to change

Location

  • Kerr Hall 2166A and B

Instructors

  • Christopher Connolly (EMT Program Director)
  • Myles Parrino (EMT Program Lead Instructor)

No refunds after 4/21/24.

A minimum $75 non-refundable administrative fee per course is charged for all drops. See the full Drop Policy here.

Type
Blended
Dates
Jun 23, 2024 to Sep 08, 2024
Contact Hours
178.0
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $2,650.00 Click here to get more information
Section Notes

Instructional Method

This class is being offered in an online and in-person synchronous format. Students will be required to:
•    Attend weekly online Zoom sessions on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:30pm-9:30pm
•    Attend select Saturday and Sunday in-person skills training from 8:30am-5:30pm

Class Schedule

  • Monday and Wednesday Online, 6:30-9:30pm (6/24/24, 6/26/24, 7/1/24, 7/3/24, 7/8/24, 7/10/24, 7/15/24, 7/17/24, 7/22/24, 7/24/24, 7/29/24, 7/31/24, 8/5/24, 8/7/24, 8/12/24, 8/14/24, 8/19/24, 8/21/24, 8/26/24, 8/28/24)
  • Saturdays In-person 8:30am-5:30pm (7/13/24, 8/3/24, 8/31/24)
  • Sundays In-person 8:30am-5:30pm (6/23/24, 6/30/24, 7/7/24, 7/21/24, 7/28/24, 8/11/24, 8/18/24, 8/25/24, 9/8/24)

*Dates subject to change

Instructors

  • Christopher Connolly (EMT Program Director)
  • Myles Parrino (EMT Program Lead Instructor)

No refunds after 6/7/24.

A minimum $75 non-refundable administrative fee per course is charged for all drops. See the full Drop Policy here.