The EMT-53, Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), 9 unit course follows California mandated curriculum. Classroom and learning laboratory experiences include the function and structure of human systems and basic life support skills. Students are required to complete twenty-four (24) hours of supervised clinical experience, which includes a minimum of ten (10) patient contacts during which the student's performance is evaluated based on quality of patient assessment BLS skills. Each student will be required to undergo a background check, drug screen, physical, and provide appropriate vaccinations (at students expense) in order to complete the clinical phase of the course. To qualify for the National Registry Exam (additional fee), students must pass with a 75%, hold a current BLS card, and be 18 years of age.
9 Units ($46/unit)
Lab- On Campus
American Heart Association
“BLS for The Healthcare Provider”
Emergency Care, 14th edition, Michael F. O'Keefe, Daniel Limmer, Edward T. Dickinson
Forms will be issued the first week of class.
Navy blue polo with no logos and navy-blue EMS pants. You will also need black boots
and a black belt. You may not participate in class if you are not prepared in uniform.
Immunizations/Vaccinations/ Physical Exam/ ADA Compliance
2021 Immunization Record, Physical Exam Form & ADA Compliance Statement