• Student practicing to be a paramedic

Emergency Medical Technology (EMT)

The CCBC Emergency Medical Technology program educates and trains individuals to both EMT Basic and Paramedic.

The EMT provides vital life-sustaining assessment and care to those who are experiencing a medical or traumatic emergency, and transports those persons to an appropriate medical facility were more definitive care can be rendered.



Programs

Associate of Applied Science
Certificate


The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) course is a one-semester course of approximately 200 hours of combined classroom, laboratory, and field experience. The curriculum is designed based on the current Emergency Medical Services Education Standards for EMT.

The Paramedic program is two years of study with approximately 1500 hours of combined classroom, laboratory,hospital clinical, and field experience. The curriculum is based on the current Emergency Medical Services Education Standards for Paramedic. The CCBC EMT program no longer offers the EMT-Intermediate/99 curriculum.

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