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Emergency Medical Technician (Basic)

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Community college certification, Employment, Measurable skills gain

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic). 510904

Description

The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) program is a one-semester course that follows the National EMS Education Standards. Upon completion, students are eligible to take the National Registry of EMT exam to earn national certification.   

Details

Hours

8

Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent

School

UAM COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY - MCGEHEE

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

McGehee

Local WIB

5045 - Southeast

Name of Credential

EMT - Certificate of Proficiency Paramedic

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Because this is a Certificate of Proficiency program, it is not federal financial aid eligible. However, scholarships are available. If the student enrolls in the Technical Certificate program, they are federal financial aid eligible and will earn their Certificate of Proficiency along the way to the their Technical Certificate. 

Refund Policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - National Registry EMT-Basic examination

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$600.00

Testing/Exam Fees

$98.00

In-State/District Tuition

$722.00

Other Fees

$269.20 Technology infrastructure fee, assessment fee, EMT basic lab fee, facility fee, student success initiative fee, deferred maintenance fee, parking fee, malpractice insurance, certification fee, criminal background check fee, and Assessment Fee (National Registry of EMT's Test).

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$882.00

Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)

$100.00 Uniform

Total In-State Program Cost

$1,789.20

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$1,949.20

Demand Occupation(s)

29-2042.00Emergency Medical Technicians
$13.00 per hour
Required Certification: National Registry EMT certification

Provider Status

Approved

Address

1609 EAST ASH ST, McGehee, Arkansas 71654

Phone Number

(870) 222-5360

Web Address

https://www.uamont.edu/academics/mcgehee/degrees.html

Last Updated

Apr 26, 2022

Created

Dec 17, 2020

Renewal

Apr 26, 2023