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Emergency Medical Technician - Basic

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Community college certification

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic). 510904

Description

This Certificate prepares you for an entry-level position as an emergency medical technician at the basic level. Emphasis is on preparation to perform pre-hospital emergency services as specified by Arizona Department of Health Services, Bureau of Emergency Medical Services.


Note: Students are eligible to sit for the National Registry EMT Exam upon completion of the EMT 103, Emergency Medical Technician course.


Website link to the program: 


https://www.eac.edu/Academics/Programs_of_Study/Paramedicine/


 

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

17

Hours

20

Entrance Requirements

None

School

Eastern Arizona College

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Curriculum Competency Based

Yes

Training Location(s)

Thatcher

Local WIB

1 - Southeastern Arizona Workforce Connection

Type of Attainment:

Certification or License;

Name of Credential

Emergency Medical Technician - Basic - Certificate

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

EAC administers three types of financial aid: grants, employment, and scholarships.

Please contact EAC Financial Aid Dept at (928) 428-8287.

Refund Policy

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

Yes - Higher Learning Commission

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)

$600.00 *estimated between $300-$800 for the length of the program, with $600 being the mid-range of expenses.

Graduation Fees

$10.00 *Applicable to any student participating in commencement ceremonies.

In-State/District Tuition

$1,350.00 *estimate based on 2020-21 rates

Other Fees

$210.00 *EMT course fees.

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$5,700.00 *estimate based on 2020-21 rates

Total In-State Program Cost

$2,170.00

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$6,520.00

Demand Occupation(s)

29-2042.00Emergency Medical Technicians
$14.42 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

615 N. Stadium Ave., Thatcher, Arizona 85552

Phone Number

(928) 428-8509

Last Updated

Nov 22, 2021

Created

Feb 16, 2012