NHCPR's EMT program prepares you to respond to emergencies and provide stabilization, on-scene treatment, and ambulance transport of ill or injured patients. The core education includes CPR, anatomy and physiology, airway management, patient assessment, care of medical and traumatic emergencies, bloodborne pathogens protection, patient extrication and transport, HazMat response, and incident command.
Audience: Individuals interested in becoming certified as a National Registry of EMTs® Emergency Medical Technician.
Course Format: Hybrid: Online with in-class lab time.
Course Length: 180+/- hours Clinical Length: 16 +/- hours at a hospital and/or ambulance
Course Cost: See the course listing below. This price includes the course, clinical liability insurance, clinical uniform use, blood pressure cuff, and stethoscope, & lab fees.
Deposit: $300.00 deposit required when you click the "enroll now" link. This non-refundable deposit is applied to the course fee.
Late Enrollment Fee: Enrollment within 7 days of the class start date will incur a $25.00 late enrollment fee.
Additional student costs: Textbooks, Immunizations, Criminal Background Checks, uniform, American Heart Association BLS CPR course (discount code provided), PPE, and the NREMT application/exam fee.
Prerequisites: Students must be at least 18 years old upon program completion. Students must be a high school graduate or have your GED. Those that are still in high school must provide a letter of recommendation from the school principal or guidance counselor before acceptance. American Heart Association CPR certification is NOT required at enrollment but will be required during the course. Those that have already taken the American Heart Association BLS course must have received the completion card within 12 months of the course start date. High-speed Internet, a computer with speakers, a webcam, and the ability to print and email are required. Students will also be required to bring a laptop to every class.
Students are required to obtain and bring into the class proof health insurance and the following immunizations by the 2nd week of class. They are:
This course will be held on at our Bedford, Peterborough, Plymouth, and Portsmouth locations.