Note: These courses are for current EMT's. If you would like to become an EMT please contact our Fire Science Department.
The Advanced Emergency Medical Technician - Cardiac course prepares students to provide pre-hospital assessment and care for patients of all ages with a variety of medical conditions and traumatic injuries. Area of study include; introduction to emergency medical services systems, roles and responsibilities of AEMTs, anatomy and physiology, medical emergencies, trauma, special considerations for working in the pre-hospital setting and providing patient transportation.
This program is approved by the Rhode Island Department of Health, Division of Emergency Medical Services and adheres to the National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards, Rhode Island Curricula and Standards for EMT Training Programs and the American Heart Association.
Course Approval 16-001A
The course will include the following components:
Successful completion of the course requirements, will allow students to apply for the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) AEMT certification exam and apply for licensure in Rhode Island for Emergency Medical Technician Cardiac.
This program is approved for the use of VA educational benefits. If you would like to use your benefits for this program, please fill out the Student Certification Worksheet and return it to CWCE with your completed registration form.
$1,535 + $5 non-refundable registration fee (Eligible for EasyPay*)
Sep. 5, 2017 - Dec. 23, 2017, Warwick
Tue. & Thu., 6p.m. - 10p.m.,
Class meets on the following Saturdays, 8:30a.m. - 12:30p.m.
9/23, 10/7, 10/21, 11/4, 11/18, 12/2, 12/16
No Classes on Tue, 10/9 & Thur, 11/23
By: Melissa Alexander, Richard Belle
By Melissa Alexander, Richard Belle
American Heart Association
(Can be ordered through aha.channing-bete.com)
Brenda M. Beasley 2013
*EasyPay is now available for non-credit courses offered through the Center for Workforce and Community Education. For more information click here: CWCE non-credit EasyPay information
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