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Emergency Medical Technician

The EMT Basic Training course will prepare you for a career as an emergency medical technician (EMT). EMT Basic Secure Career Move You will learn life support, basic patient care and emergency response methods. Upon successful completion of the class, you will earn your EMT certification.

Next Class: Sept. 1, 2020 - Jan. 12, 2021

Class will meet Monday through Wednesday from 6 to 10 p.m. at Rockingham Fire Department with occassional Saturday classes from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Pre-Requisites

In order to enroll in this class you: 

  • Must be at least 18 years of age. 
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED and provide proof. 
  • Must provide a copy of a valid driver’s license/ID and Social Security Card. 
  • Must take the Accuplacer Reading test and score at least a 66 or higher or submit scores from an accredited institution or submit a transcript that shows that you have tested out of a reading class. 
  • Must provide copy of most recent immunization records. 

Course Fees:

Registration Fee: $180 (waived only for NC rescue volunteers) | Insurance Fee: $13

*If you are a rescue volunteer, please bring a letter from that agency stating that you are a volunteer in order to waive the registration fee of $180. Insurance fee must be paid by the student. 

To Sign Up

Contact Holly Russell, WED Programming Director, at (910) 410-1704, or email hjrussell@richmondcc.edu.

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