EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN

 
General Information
Description of ProgramOffers a program in partnership with the Nassau County Emergency Medical Services Academy. This program is the approved New York State Department of Health Emergency Medical Technician - Basic (EMT-B) course which will prepare you to become a certified EMT. The EMT is the basic level Emergency Medical Services (EMS) provider associated with an ambulance service or rescue squad. During classroom time, students will complete the American Heart Association CPR course. In addition to classroom training, students must complete a clinical experience of 10 hours in an emergency room of a local hospital, and also complete three on-line classes provided free of charge by FEMA. To qualify for the NYS Department of Health (NYSDOH) certifying exam, students must attend all classes, complete all assignments, have a clear (no felonies) background check and pass the final written exam and practical skills exam. Students who pass the NYS exam will receive Emergency Medical Technician certification from NYSDOH to perform emergency care for and transportation of injured or ill patients. Medical supplies are additional. Student must be 18 years of age by the written exam date. Please contact the Center for Workforce Development at (516)572-7487 for more information about Emergency Medical Technician Program.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaTown of Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York; Garden City, New York
 
Client Information
EligibilityPrograms are offered to adults on a space available basis with tuition.
 
Contact Information
Contact's Emailcwd@ncc.edu
Physical Site Address 1Office Of Workforce Development & Lifelong Learning
Physical Site Address 2One Education Drive
Physical Site City, State, ZipGarden City, NY 11530
Mailing Address 1One Education Drive
Mailing City, State, ZipGarden City, NY 11530
Main Phone(516)572-7487
Other Phone(516)572-7472
Fax(516)828-3507
Program EmailCED@ncc.edu
Web Addresshttps://www.ncc.edu/continuingeducation/
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateApr19
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
NASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
This Program: EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN
Affiliated Services: EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN