EMT (Emergency Medical Technician)

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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. 

Tuition is $1,500 and does not include:

  • BCI/FBI background check
  • National Registry exam
  • Textbook and Student Workbook  - Emergency Care & Transportation of the Sick and Injured 11th Eduition AAOS (American Adademy of Orthopaedic Surgeons). Series Editor: Andrew N. Pollack, MD, FFAAOS
  • Registration Fee/Workkeys Testing Fee

Admission Requirements

Pre-course requirements:

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

  • Background checks can be completed at multiple locations in and around Delaware. You will receive a detailed list of locations once you have registered
  • Have them send a copy of the background check to:
    Delaware Area Career Center Attn: Lucas Bergman
    4565 Columbus Pike, Delaware, Ohio 43015

B. Complete the ACT WorkKeys tests: Applied Math, Graphic Literacy, and Workplace Documents. A score of three (3) or higher is required on each test. (Please register for testing using THIS LINK)

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

D. Driver’s License or Birth Certificate verifying that you are at least 18 years old. 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)  100c & 700b. (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. 

     If you have completed this for another courses such as fire, you will not have to retake the course. Bring copies of the certificates to Orientation 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: 978-1-284-03284-9 

Please note that you will need the textbook, as well as the workbook! 

Textbook fees are not included in tuition.

Upcoming Classes:T

This class meets on Mondays/Wednesdays from 6 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Satursdays from 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
August 2019: 
The August class
 is scheduled to begin on August 12th and end December 7th.  

Please click this link to go to our new Student Portal https://dacc.axstudent.com/ From this site, you can view our current class offerings.  You will need to create an account to register for a program. 

If you are a current student, you will use the same link to connect to your account.  Please use the same email that you used to register for the class originally!  Once your account is set up, you will be able to view your student file, attendance, grades and financial information. 

If you have any problems, please notify Dee Ice at IceD@DelawareAreaCC.org

If you have specific questions about the class or curriculum, our Public Safety Coordinator will be happy to speak with you. Email Tim Stainer at StainerT@DelawareAreaCC.org.