EMT (Emergency Medical Technician)

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*August Class 3rd Payment (Due 10/25/18)

*August Class 4th Payment (Due 11/29/18)

*January Class - Advance Payment (Due on or before 1/23/19)

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 prepared to obtain a physical examination and possess a valid driver's license and a high school diploma or GED. A $375 advance payment is required on or before the first date of class. This advance payment will go towards the total cost of tuition ($1,500).

Tuition is $1,500 and does not include:

  • BCI/FBI background check
  • National Registry exam
  • Textbook
  • 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
    1610 State Route 521, 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)  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. 

     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: 978-1-284-10690-9
Textbook fees are not included in tuition.

Upcoming Classes:

January 2019: Class is scheduled to begin on January 23, 2019 and end May 11, 2019 (Mandatory Orientation on January 22nd at 6:00PM).  Class are conducted on Monday and Wednesday evenings 6 - 10 p.m. and on Saturdays 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

To register for our January Class, please click HERE.

(*Note there is a $25 non-refundable registration fee.  Once registered, you will receive additional information regarding the class).

Classes to be held at North Campus: 1610 State Route 521 | Delaware, OH 43015

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.