EMT (Emergency Medical Technician)

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On Line Application
The May class is now full; however, openings may occur prior to the start of class. If you would like to be put on a waiting list or inquire about open seats, please contact Dee Ice at IceD@DelawareAreaCC.org

We are still taking applications for the August 2018 course.

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-  May 2018 Class - Advance Payment

-  May 2018 Class - 2nd Payment due 6/19/18

-  May 2018 Class - 3rd Payment due 7/10/18

-  May 2018 Class Final Payment due 7/31/18

 August 2018 Class - Advance Payment

Course Description
The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Training Program consists of 176 hours 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 $375 advance payment is required to secure your seat in this class. This advance payment will go towards the total cost of tuition ($1,500).

Tuition includes:

  • Registration fee
  • Lab fees
  • WorkKeys testing

Tuition does not include:

  • BCI/FBI background check
  • National Registry exam
  • Textbooks

 

Admission Requirements
Pre-course requirements:

A. BCI & FBI Background check (at your own expense)

  • Background checks can be completed at multiple locations in and around Delaware. You will receive a detailed list of locations once you have registered
  • Have them send a copy of the background check to:
    Delaware Area Career Center Att: Rich Richardson
    1610 State Route 521, Delaware, Ohio 43015

B. Complete the ACT WorkKeys tests: Applied Math, Graphic Literacy, and Workplace Documents. A score of three (3) or higher is required on each test. Appeals to this rule may be sent to the Adult Education Operations Director.

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

D. Verification of Age: Driver’s License or Birth Certificate. Please bring a copy to class with you on the first day.

E. 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. (There is no fee associated with these courses)

      Access the IS-100.B: Introduction to Incident Command System, ICS-100 course. 

      Access the IS-700.A: National Incident Management System (NIMS) An Introduction course.

     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. Submit copies of the certificates to Rich Richardson for your file. If you      don’t have copies you can request your transcripts here.

     Frequently asked questions regarding certificates and transcripts can be accessed here.

 

Textbook
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
Textbook fees are not included in tuition.

 

Upcoming Classes:

Summer 2018
WorkKeys Test: 5/15/18 or 5/24/18 at 5:30 p.m. - North Campus
First Day of Class: May 29th, 2018
Last Day of Class: August 14th, 2018
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 8:30am - 5:00pm
1610 State Route 521 | Delaware, OH 43015

Fall 2018
WorkKeys Test: 7/31/18 or 8/8/18 at 5:30 p.m. - North Campus (click HERE to register for the Workkeys Testing. NOTE: Registration for the class is done through the Online Application link at the top of this page!)
First Day of Class: August 13th, 2018
Last Day of Class: December 12th, 2018
Mondays & Wednesdays, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Every Saturday, 8:30am - 12:30pm
1610 State Route 521 | Delaware, OH 43015

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