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Emergency Medical Technician

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Government license

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours, Weekends

Instructional Program (CIP)

Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance). 510810

Description

The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) course is designed to prepare the attendee to work as an EMT and initiate life-saving emergency medical care. The participant will be trained in patient assessment, airway management, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, automated external defibrillation, basic medication administration, wound dressing, hemorrhage control, splinting, spinal immobilization, childbirth, lifting, moving, and extricating patients. This course includes clinical experience in a hospital emergency department and/or ambulance service. Student who successfully complete this course are eligible to sit for the State of Maine EMT and National Registry of EMT licensure exams. This is a hybrid course offering given both online and four in-person weekends.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

4

Hours

5

Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent

School

Washington County Community College

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Curriculum Competency Based

yes

Training Location(s)

Machias

Local WIB

1 - Northeastern Workforce Board

Name of Credential

Basic EMT

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

n/a

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - State of Maine

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$45.00

In-State/District Tuition

$1,000.00

Total In-State Program Cost

$1,045.00

Demand Occupation(s)

29-2042.00Emergency Medical Technicians
$16.54 per hour
Required Certification: EMT Basic

Provider Status

Approved

Address

One College Drive, Calais, Maine 04619

Phone Number

(207) 454-1000

Fax Number

(207) 454-1092

Last Updated

Feb 16, 2021

Created

Jan 07, 2019