Emergency Medical Services Training
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT Basic) (200+ hours) (HYBRID COURSE)
The EMT course is designed for those interested in the field of Emergency Medical Services. This course is required for individuals volunteering on an ambulance squad or seeking a career in the Emergency Medical Services. PCCC is accredited by the New Jersey State Department of Health, Office of Emergency Medical Services as meeting the requirements of N.J.A.C. 8:40A as an approved EMT Training Site. Upon successful completion of the program, participants are eligible to take the certification examination for Emergency Medical Technician administered by the New Jersey State Department of Health. Students must register for a class as well as on the state site. Prior to the start of class, students must purchase a stethoscope. This course is a Hybrid / practical skills based program. All students must have easy access to a computer and will be required to participate in on-line assignments. All skills and exams will be done at the Public Safety Academy. Both sessions will be required to attend some Saturdays throughout the course.
Note: This course is a Hybrid / practical skills based program. All students must have easy access to a computer and will be required to participate in on-line assignments. All skills and exams will be done at the PSA.
*Please note: Members or prospective members of Volunteer First Aid Squads who submit a signed EMT Training Fund Certificate of Eligibility Form have tuition waived. Call 973-304-6022 for further information.
Register Early. If class size minimum is not met 7 days before start of class then the class will be cancelled.