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Catalog and Student Handbook 2007-2008 [Archived Catalog]

Emergency Medical Technician (Basic EMT/EMT-IV)


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EMT-Basic classes are completed in one semester. Class size is limited and is filled on a first to qualify basis. The following requirements must be met in order to enroll in EMT basic classes.

  1. Complete application for admission to the College by submitting the following to the Admissions office.
    1. completed application for admission
    2. official college transcripts
    3. high school transcripts or GED
  2. Satisfy all placement exam requirements by completing all required 0700-level courses.
  3. Must be at least 18 years of age.
  4. Once enrolled, students are required to submit documentation of a completed Physical Examination form (including TB skin test or chest x-ray), proof of immunizations to the program director prior to participating in clinical rotations, and proof of personal health insurance coverage. If the documentation is not completed prior to the first clinical day, students will not be permitted in the clinical setting.

Criminal background checks are a requirement at most affiliated clinical training sites. Based on the results of the criminal background check, an affiliated clinical site may determine to not allow your presence at their facility. This could result in your inability to successfully complete the requirements of a specific course and your program. More information is available from your program director.

Applicants who have been convicted of a crime other than a minor traffic violation may be ineligible for licensure. For more information, contact the program director of emergency medical technology. Any felony convictions must be reported to the program director of emergency medical technology.

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