EMT (Emergency Medical Technician)

Course Description
The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Training Program consists of classroom and hands-on training regarding all aspects of the job duties of an emergency medical technician, including bleeding control, airway control maneuvers, basic anatomy and physiology of the human body and medical emergency intervention. This course meets or exceeds the EMT National Standard and state of Ohio EMT curriculums.

Upon completion of this class, individuals will be required to pass the National Registry written and practical examination prior to becoming state-certified. Interested individuals should be in moderate physical condition and possess a valid driver's license and a high school diploma or GED. A $150 registration fee is required to secure your seat in this class. Cost includes registration fee, lab fees, and Work Keys testing.

Admission Requirements

Pre-course requirements:
A. BCI & FBI Background check (at your own expense)

·         Background checks can be completed at he ESC Satalite office located at our south campus.  Please call for current office days and hours at 740-548-7880.  No appointments walkin only.

·         Have them send background check to:

Delaware Area Career Center Att: Rich Richardson

State Route 521, Delaware, Ohio 43015

B. Verification of High School Graduation: High school diploma, transcript or GED. College Transcripts or degree accepted

C. Verification of Age: Driver’s License or Birth Certificate.

Please bring a copy to class with you on the first day.

To complete the EMT course the state of Ohio Division of EMS requires students to complete online training courses titled National Incident Management System (NIMS) 100b & 700a.



When you complete these courses you will receive an email with a link that opens the completion certificate. Please complete and bring to class the first day or email the certificate link to me and I will print and save a copy for your file.

If you have completed this for another courses such as fire, you will not have to retake the course just get me copies of the certificates for your file. If you don’t have copies you can request your transcripts using the link below.

NIMS Transcript requests

Copies of your transcripts can be requested at the following website: 


The following is a website that addresses Frequently Asked Questions, Certificate and Transcript:


Required Textbook is not included in tuition fees. Below is information needed for purchasing your book.


Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured 11Th Edition

AAOS (American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons)

Series Editor: Andrew N. Pollack, MD, FAAOS

ISBN: 978-1-284-10690-9

Upcoming Classes: 

Summer 2017

June 5, 2017 - July 24, 2017

Mondays, Wednesday, Friday

8:30am - 5:00pm

1610 State Route 521 | Delaware, OH 43015


Class# 5273

Fall 2017

August 14, 2017 - December 18, 2017

Mondays & Wednesdays, 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Some Saturdays, 8:30am - 12:30pm

1610 State Route 521 | Delaware, OH 43015

Cost TBA

Class# 5274

If you have specific questions about the class or curriculum, our Program Coordinator will be happy to speak with you. Email Rich Richardson at RichardsonR@DelawareAreaCC.org.