Emergency Medical Technician-Basic Basic Certificate
Emergency Medical Technician - Basic
Basic Certificate (BC)
Program Requirements for Admission
• Official high school transcript or GED certificate showing date of graduation or completion.
• 18 years of age or older.
• Must be eligible to enroll in or have passed English 101 or successful completion of EMT 100 – Emergency Medical Technician-First Responder Training course.
• Must complete interview with program director.
Details: Basic Certificate (BC)
General Education Requirements
Program Core Requirements
Emergency Medical Technician
Emergency Medical Technician-Basic
This course provides training to recognize the nature or extent of a patient's condition, administer appropriate emergency medical care to stabilize their condition and transport them safely to the proper medical facility. This course follows United States Department of Transportation (DOT) guidelines for EMT-B Training. Students will receive appropriate in class clinicals in addition to the course lecture, CPR training/certification and ten (10) hours working in a hospital clinical setting. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or COMPASS, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Elective Program Requirements
Total Minimum Credit Hours