Jan 17, 2019  
College Catalog & Student Handbook 2017-18 
College Catalog & Student Handbook 2017-18 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Emergency Medical Technician, Certificate

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Offered at Main Campus

The Emergency Medical Technician program prepares the student to be an EMT. This two-term program is comprised of classroom, laboratory and clinical experiences that provide the student with the fundamental knowledge and skills to function in a  pre-hospital or hospital emergency situation. Students successfully completing the program will receive an Emergency Medical Technician certificate and be prepared to take the NREMT certification exam. Graduates are also eligible for advanced standing status in the Paramedic Associate of Applied Science degree program.

To apply, complete an IHCC application and submit high school transcripts or High School Equivalency Diploma scores and take one of the following:  ACT, SAT, COMPASS or ACCUPLACER test. Testing may be scheduled by calling the IHCC Testing Center at (641) 683-5142 or (800) 726-2585, ext. 5142. This program may be entered in the Fall or Spring terms. 

Criminal background, drug screening, and dependent adult and child abuse record checks are required prior to beginning the program.

Total: 4.5 Credits

Total: 5 Credits

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