Course Description

A certified EMT is a person trained in emergency medical care and is capable of
providing pre-hospital care. After completion of class, the student must sit for the
National Registry of EMTs (NREMT) EMT exam.  

The basic coursework/curriculum of EMT programs includes:

Basic knowledge about the human body
Medical and legal issues
Vital signs
Properly lifting and moving of the patients
Airway management
Patient assessment
Handling of respiratory, cardiovascular, diabetic or poison emergencies
Shock and bleeding management
Head, neck or spinal injuries
Infants and children
Ambulance operations or transportation management
Advanced airway

Course Length

148 hours, class usually meets two evenings per week from 6pm - 10pm

Course Cost

$750.00 includes all books and materials.

Candidates that complete the EMT-B Course will be eligible for Kentucky Certification
and National Registry Certification.
Emergency Medical Technician