ONETOnline states that Emergency Medical Technicians: "Assess injuries, administer emergency medical care, and extricate trapped individuals. Transport injured or sick persons to medical facilities."
This training prepares students for the Connecticut state-certified EMT-B exam. Training includes hands on instruction in administering first-aid and life-support functions including: patient assessment; airway management; shock and resuscitation, various medical emergencies, trauma, EMS operations; and more.
This training includes the Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Certification, and student kit (stethoscope & blood pressure cuff).
The exam fees, uniform and watch with the second hand are not included in the course cost. Students will be prepared to take the State written and practical exams upon successful completion of this course. Written exam will need to be schedule with NREMT and the practical exam with an approved test provider.
NOTE: Background checks are required for most allied health positions. Students with felony convictions may have difficulty obtaining employment in these fields.
- High school diploma or GED
- Pass assessment tests for reading and math. Call our Customer Service Center at (860) 906-5130 to schedule testing. Individuals with college experience may request the assessment tests be waived.
Course Code: HMED G5207
Coming Fall 2017
Day/Time: 5:30pm to 9:30pm; 8:30am to 4pm
Cost: $1,674 (plus approximately $200 for exam/materials)