EMT (Emergency Medical Technician)

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The January class is now full. If you would like to be put on a waiting list, please contact Dee Ice at IceD@DelawareAreaCC.org

We are still taking applications for the May and August 2018 courses.

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 - Fall 2017 Session (August)
 - Winter 2018 Session (January)

 - Summer 2018 Session (May)


Course Description
The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Training Program consists of 176 hours of classroom and hands-on training regarding all aspects of the job duties of an emergency medical technician, including bleeding control, airway control maneuvers, basic anatomy and physiology of the human body and medical emergency intervention. This course meets or exceeds the EMT National Standard and state of Ohio EMT curriculums.

Upon completion of this class, individuals will be required to pass the National Registry written and practical examination prior to becoming state-certified. Interested individuals should be in moderate physical condition and possess a valid driver's license and a high school diploma or GED. A $375 advance payment is required to secure your seat in this class. This advance payment will go towards the total cost of tuition ($1,500).

Tuition includes:

  • Registration fee
  • Lab fees
  • WorkKeys testing

Tuition does not include:

  • BCI/FBI background check
  • National Registry exam
  • Textbooks


Admission Requirements
Pre-course requirements:

A. BCI & FBI Background check (at your own expense)

  • Background checks can be completed at he ESC Satalite office located at the Willis Education Center.  Please call for current office days and hours at 740-833-1130.  No appointments - walk-in only.
  • Have them send a copy of the background check to:
    Delaware Area Career Center Att: Rich Richardson
    1610 State Route 521, Delaware, Ohio 43015

B. Complete the ACT WorkKeys tests: Applied Math, Reading for Information, and Locating Information. A score of three (3) or higher is required on each test. Appeals to this rule may be sent to the Adult Education Operations Director.

C. Verification of High School Graduation: High school diploma, transcript or GED. College Transcripts or degree accepted

D. Verification of Age: Driver’s License or Birth Certificate. Please bring a copy to class with you on the first day.

E. To complete the EMT course the state of Ohio Division of EMS requires students to complete online training courses titled National Incident Management System (NIMS)        100b & 700a. (There is no fee associated with these courses)

      Access the IS-100.B: Introduction to Incident Command System, ICS-100 course. 

      Access the IS-700.A: National Incident Management System (NIMS) An Introduction course.

     When you complete these courses you will receive an email with a link that opens the completion certificate. Please complete and bring to class the first day or email      the certificate link to me and I will print and save a copy for your file.

     If you have completed this for another courses such as fire, you will not have to retake the course. Submit copies of the certificates to Rich Richardson for your file. If you      don’t have copies you can request your transcripts here.

     Frequently asked questions regarding certificates and transcripts can be accessed here.


Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured 11Th Edition
AAOS (American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons)
Series Editor: Andrew N. Pollack, MD, FAAOS
ISBN: 978-1-284-10690-9
Textbook fees are not included in tuition.


Current Class:
Winter 2018
WorkKeys Test: December 27th or January 4th, 5:30pm | 1610 State Route 521
Please contact your Program Coordinator with the date you plan to take the WorkKeys test.
First Day of Class: January 8th, 2018
Last Day of Class: April 25th, 2018
Mondays & Wednesdays, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Saturdays, 8:30am - 12:30pm
1610 State Route 521 | Delaware, OH 43015

Upcoming Classes:
Summer 2018
WorkKeys Test: TBD
First Day of Class: May 29th, 2018
Last Day of Class: August 14th, 2018
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 8:30am - 5:00pm
1610 State Route 521 | Delaware, OH 43015

Fall 2018
WorkKeys Test: TBD
First Day of Class: August 20th, 2018
Last Day of Class: December 10th, 2018
Mondays & Wednesdays, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Every Saturday, 8:30am - 12:30pm
1610 State Route 521 | Delaware, OH 43015

If you have specific questions about the class or curriculum, our Program Coordinator will be happy to speak with you. Email Rich Richardson at RichardsonR@DelawareAreaCC.org.