Classes for EMT Basic will be held at the Rutherford Learning Center and at the Isothermal Polk Campus. Anyone affiliated with Emergency Services will be fee exempt. Students must maintain a grade of 80 or above to be eligible to sit for the State Exam. The curriculum for the EMT educational program shall be the 1994 Release of the United States Department of Transportation (US DOT) National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) EMT-Basic Course: National Standard Curriculum and the Supplemental Airway Modules for EMT-Basic: NSC. The EMT program must be conducted by an approved Basic or Advanced Educational Institution as defined in the rules of the North Carolina Medical Care Commission. The lead instructor for the EMT educational program must be a NC credentialed Level I EMS Instructor at the EMT, EMT-Intermediate or EMT-Paramedic level as defined in the rules of the North Carolina Medical Care Commission. Student prerequisites: High school diploma or general education development (GED); or successful completion of an entrance exam assessing basic reading comprehension skills at a minimum at the tenth grade level.
EMT Basic - January 27th - May 30th 2016 (Mondays & Wednesdays, & some select Saturdays) Start Date: 18:00-22:00 (6PM-10PM) Location: Rutherford Learning Center Instructors: Kaleb Johnson & Justin Moore
Cost of Registration: $180* (payable by Visa, Visa Debit, Mastercard, or Discover) *Fee Exempt if affiliated with any fire/rescue that requires an EMT Basic
Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured, 10th edition
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EMT Basic Class (Polk Center)
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) CLASS Isothermal Community College- Polk Campus. This course is an entry-level course into Pre-hospital emergency care. Students must be at least 18 years old to qualify for this course. Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to test North Carolina and National Registry at the Emergency Medical Technician level. This course meets all current NCOEMS and NREMT guidelines for Emergency Medical Technician.
Where: Isothermal Community College (Polk Campus) When: February 25, 2016 through May 31, 2016 Time: Tuesdays & Thursdays 5:30pm — 10:30pm 7 - Saturdays 8:00am—7:00pm Cost: $ 180.00 per person (unless fee exempt)
Textbook: Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured 10th edition (published by Jones and Bartlett) ISBN: 1284032841
For more information and to pre-register Contact: Isothermal Community College at (828)395-1532 and ask to be pre-registered for the Emergency Medical Technician course (Polk Campus). Pre-registration is strongly encouraged to ensure your seat in this class. **Registration and orientation will begin at 17:30 on the first night of class. Textbook & workbook are required and should be brought to the first night of class.**