Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)/EMT Refresher/Advanced Airways

EMT Basic
          $300.00

         Registration by appointment only

          This course provides entry-level training in emergency medical care techniques. Learn to assess a patient’s              condition at the scene of accidents and emergencies and to manage medical conditions and trauma                          emergencies while transporting patients to the hospital. Course completion meets the minimum requirements           for firefighters and emergency room technicians. Instruction will cover anatomy, physiology, and emergency              pre-hospital care.  The 160 hours of required instruction includes 36 hours of on-the-job training. Upon                      successful course completion, graduates are eligible to take the National Registry exam for nationwide                  certification as an EMT. Prerequisites:  a United States HS Diploma/GED, immunizations, certification with              the American Heart Association BLS for the Healthcare Provider and a passing score on the HOC                          Math/English Assessment test.  EMT students must be able to lift 120 pounds and meet other requirements              for this physically strenuous job. Additional fees required for EMT t-shirt, textbooks (including                                  protocol handbook and National Registry test study guide), equipment kit, National Registry test and for skills           testing.

          Instructors:  A. Hofmeister, T. Timonian, and S. DeRienzo

         
          Proposed Spring Semester Schedules:
          1/17/2017 - 5/25/2017     Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays    9:00 am - 1:00 pm
          1/17/2017 - 5/25/2017     Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays    5:00 pm - 9:00 pm




Advanced Airways
          $75.00

         Registration at the HOC office

         Earn EMT Advanced Certification.  This course is approved by San Diego County EMS provider No. 37-0503          for 8 CEUs. You must be a current EMT to take this class. Course fee does NOT include skills validation fee          ($40). Prior to 48 hours of class, there is a $25.00 refund. No refunds within 48 hours of the class.

  • There are several classes held throughout the year.  Call the HOC office for exact dates and times.





EMT Refresher
          $100.00

          Registration at the HOC office

          Refresh your skills and earn continuing education credits. Instruction focuses on medical/trauma assessment,           airway/breathing emergencies, AED, circulatory, neurological, soft tissue, musculo-skeletal, and obstetrical              emergencies. This course is approved by San Diego County EMS provider No. 37-0503 for 24 CEUs. Course           fee does not include skills validation fee ($75). Prior to 48 hours of class, there is a $25 refund. No                      refunds within 48 hours of the class.

          Spring Semester Schedule:  3/3/2017 - 3/5/2017  Friday - Sunday  9:00 am - 5:30 pm