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Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basic (264 Hours) REGISTRATION IS OPEN!

This course includes all the knowledge and skills necessary to provide emergency medical care at a basic life support level with an ambulance or fire service or other specialized services.

Students will be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of clinical information and topics related to the practice of pre-hospital emergency medical care of the EMT - Basic level; demonstrate the ability to competently perform all applicable skills; and exhibit attitudes and behavior consistent with the ethics and professionalism expected of the EMT - Basic. Curriculum based on Department of Transportation National Standard Curriculum.

Please call (210) 486-3405 for advisement prior to enrollment

REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be high school or GED graduate
  • Must have high school reading level
  • Current shot records to include Hep B Series and TB skin test must be presented
  • Background check - students must adhere to the Alamo Colleges criminal background investigation at www.precheck.com at the time of registration

IMPORTANT:

  • Students are expected to provide their own stethoscope, blood pressure cuff, one-way CPR valve mask,
    and uniform for clinicals
  • Flu shot may be required by clinical site
  • CPR cards will be discussed the first night of classes
  • Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) and National Registry test fees are included in the tuition
  • PAC student ID (go to the Testing Center, Brazos Building, Room 100)

View our EMT students in action during a field exercise training »

 

Course/CRN Dates   Day/Time   Payment Deadline
EMSP 1001    9/21 - 2/20                MW / 6-9pm & SAT 9-5pm      9/14/15
EMSP 1060 12/14 - 2/20 Various 12/7/15

 

 

Emergency Medical Technician - (EMT) Refresher Course (32<80 Hours)

This course is designed to meet the needs of individuals who:

  • Have a valid NREMT certification that has not yet expired and is in need of a refresher course for recertification
  • Have attempted the NREMT cognitive exam three times and has not yet passed
  • NREMT certification has EXPIRED within in the last two years

Emergency Medical Technician - Advanced (228 Hours)

This course includes all the knowledge and skills necessary to provide emergency medical care at the next level.

Students will be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of clinical information and related topics relevant to the practice of pre-hospital emergency medical care of the EMT-Intermediate level; demonstrate the ability to competently perform all applicable skills; and exhibit attitudes and behavior consistent with the ethics and professionalism expected of the EMT- Intermediate.

Curriculum based on 1985 Department of Transportation National Standard Curriculum. Texas contracts with National Registry to test at the 1985 level.

Additionally, skill development to meet the Department of Transportation Emergency Medical Technician - Intermediate guidelines in all aspects of pre-hospital emergency care will be taught. Students will display a working knowledge of clinical information and related topics relevant to the practice of pre-hospital emergency medical care at the EMT - Intermediate level; demonstrate the ability to competently perform all applicable skills; and exhibit attitudes and behavior consistent with the ethics and professionalism expected of the EMT - Intermediate.

  • Students will present current EMT Basic certification on or before the first night of class
  • Students must adhere to the Alamo Colleges criminal background investigation at www.precheck.com at the time of registration
  • Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) and National Registry test fees are included in the tuition
  • Current shot records to include Hep B Series and TB skin test must be presented
  • Flu shot may be required by clinical site
  • CPR cards will be discussed the first night of classes
  • Please call (210) 486-3405 for advisement prior to enrollment
  • PAC student ID (go to the Testing Center, Brazos Building, Room 100)

 

 

Contact Information

Healthcare Contact:
Angela Garcia
agarcia221@alamo.edu

Phone:
210-486-3325

Fax:
210-486-9169