EMT COURSES

EMT Courses

Become an EMT!

The Emergency Medical Technician course is designed to prepare an individual to take the National Registry EMT written exam and state psychomotor exam that is offered at Cape Cod CPR. No prerequisites are required for admission into the program.

Information:

  • Tuition: $1,000 (Includes Healthcare-Level CPR certification)

  • Course Length: 2 - 3 Months (Varies with each session)

  • Spring EMT Begins Feb 25 (M/W/Th Nights From 6-10pm)

  • Summer 2019 Date TBA (M/Th Nights, Saturday Days)

  • Evening & Weekend class options available!

  • Payment Plans Are Available!

Topics Covered:

  • Medical, legal, and ethical issues in EMS

  • Anatomy and physiology

  • Pharmacology for the EMT-Basic

  • Respiratory emergencies

  • Cardiac emergencies

  • Endocrine emergencies

  • Environmental emergencies

  • Neurological emergencies

  • OB/GYN emergencies

  • Medical emergencies

  • Traumatic emergencies

  • Pediatric and geriatric emergencies

Career Overview

In order to be eligible to take the State/National Registry Emergency Medical Technician (written & skills based), exam students must meet the following requirements set by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. No prior experience or training is required of the course applicant. The applicant, in order to be eligible for the state EMT certification examination must:

  • be able to read, understand and communicate in English

  • be 18 years of age;

  • be free from addiction to alcohol or any drug;

  • be able to lift and carry 125 pounds

  • be free from any physical or mental defect or disease which might impair his/ her ability to provide emergency care within the scope of the EMTs training and responsibilities, or which might jeopardize the health of another member of the class.

  • The student must also successfully complete the EMT course including 100% attendance.

  • Internet access is required in order to research and complete course assignments and participate in an EMT online testing component. (Computer labs with wifi access are available at the school).

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Feb 2019 Now Enrolling