Emergency Medical Technology/Technician

  • Program Dates
    January 4, 2021 - May 19, 2021
    Mondays & Wednesdays | 5:30PM - 9:30PM
    Will include a total of two Saturdays (TBD)
    No Class: 1/18, 2/15, 3/29, 3/31

    Program Description
    Course is designed to train students in emergency medical care in the pre-hospital environment. It is entry-level training in the Emergency Medical Services career field. The program follows the current Dept. of Transportation, EMT curriculum. Program instructs the student in medical practices available to pre-hospital personnel, precise patient assessment, and management of trauma and medical emergencies, airway management, resuscitation, and pharmacological interventions. Program will develop the student's confidence, knowledge, and skills in performing critical assessment and management of patients with medical and trauma-related life threats. It also focuses on the development of the EMT’s critical role as a team member during patient crisis situations. Clinical observations on local ambulance services occur outside of the scheduled class time. Students must be certified in Basic Life Support by the AHA (not included) and show successful completion of all course requirements for eligibility to take the National Registry for EMT Practical and Written examinations. *Students must be 18 years of age to take these examinations.
    Instructor: David May | (816) 380-3253 x 7800 | david.may@harrisonvilleschools.org

    Tuition - $1000.00
    • $500 down-payment due at registration. 
          *Your spot in the class will not be reserved until we receive your down-payment.

    • Remaining $500 due March 1
    Tuition assistance may be available from the Full Employment Council. Please contact our office at (816) 380-3253 ext. 7223 for more information.

    Out-of-Pocket Expenses
    • Black polishable boots
    • EMT pants (tactical pants w/ scissor pockets on the legs)
    Proof of current TB test
    • Proof of Hep B vaccination
    • CPR Certification (American Heart Association - Basic Life Support ONLY)
       CPR Course offered 1/19/21 at CCC for $60. Click here to register for CPR.

    Registration Requirements
    • $500 down-payment (see Tuition above) due at registration or by December 18, 2020.
          *Your spot in the class will not be reserved until we receive your down-payment.
    • Email the following to Felicia.Anstine@harrisonvilleschools.org:
              ·Copy of High School Diploma/GED 
              ·Copy of Driver's License
              ·Copy of Social Security card
    • To register, contact Felicia at (816) 380-3253 ext. 7223 or Felicia.Anstine@harrisonvilleschools.org.