EMT Basic Certificate
Area of Study: Emergency Medical Technician
Degree/Certificate: Short-Term Certificate
Contact the Financial Aid Office regarding certificate eligibility.
This program is designed for individuals interested in pursuing a career as an Emergency Medical Technician. It prepares students for entry level positions with ambulance and Emergency Medical Services (EMS). As many EMS services are a component of fire departments, it is also important for those pursuing a career as a firefighter. Students who successfully complete this program are eligible to take the National Registry of EMT examination. Successful completion of this examination is necessary for State of Ohio EMT certification.
A criminal background check must be completed through a program approved source and approved prior to participation in clinical or field experiences.
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