Basic EMT

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours, Weekends

Instructional Program (CIP)

Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance). 510810


Course content addresses the management of airway and respiratory problems, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, techniques of oxygen therapy, bleeding control and treatment for shock, soft tissue injuries and fracture care, principles of spinal immobilization, fundamentals of triage and transportation of the sick and injured, and treatment modalities for a range of medical, obstetrical, pediatric, environmental and behavioral emergencies. This course offers an introduction to patient assessment skills and includes training in the use of Automated External Defibrillators as required for licensure at the EMT level in the State of Maine. This course is a prerequisite to entry into the advanced levels of EMS education.


Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent


Kennebec Valley Community College

WIOA Approved Program


Training Location(s)

hybrid Fairfield/Rockland

Local WIB

3 - Central Western Local Area 3

Name of Credential

Basic EMT upon successful testing

Type of financial aid offered or have access to


Refund Policy

To receive a full refund, a student must cancel/drop their enrollment/registration more than 3 business days before the start of the course. Within 3 business days before the course starts, a partial refund of 50% of the course fee will be refunded. After the start of the course, no refund will be given.

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

Yes - Kennebec Valley Community College

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


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


Cost Items

Testing/Exam Fees


Registration Fee


Total In-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

29-2042.00Emergency Medical Technicians
$14.50 per hour

Provider Status



92 Western Avenue, Fairfield, Maine 04937

Phone Number

(207) 453-5818

Web Address

Last Updated

Aug 01, 2023


Jan 15, 2021


Dec 13, 2023

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