EMT Basic - Applied Technology Diploma (ATD)

250 HOURS NOT PELL ELIGIBLE

Program # W170208 16 Weeks

CIP # 0351.090404

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

This training program will prepare students for employment as Emergency Medical Technicians to function at the pre-hospital (basic) level and treat various medical/trauma conditions. The content includes, but is not limited to, patient assessment; air­way management; cardiac arrest; external and internal bleeding and shock; traumatic injuries; fractures; dislocations; sprains; poisoning; stroke; alcohol and drug abuse; emergency childbirth and burns.

OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION:

Assess injuries, administer emergency medical care, and extricate trapped individuals. Transport injured or sick persons to medical facilities.

PRE-REGISTRATION COSTS:

Fingerprinting/Background Check $ 52.75 Forms are available in the Student Affairs Office

PROGRAM STRUCTURE:

The following table illustrates the PSAV program structure:

COURSE #

OCP

COURSE DESCRIPTION

HOURS

Resident Tuition Per Term

Non-Resident Tuition Per Term

Lab Fee

HSC0003

A

Basic Healthcare Worker

90

$250.00

$946.00

 

EMS0159

B

Emergency Medical Technician

160

$413.00

$1,652.00

$85.00

 

 

TOTAL

250

$ 748.00

$2,683.00

 

 

 

Additional Costs:

Resident

Non-Resident

Registration Fee

$10.00

$10.00

Class VIIIA Student Liability Insurance

$28.00

$28.00

CPR Certification – Must Show Current Card to exempt fee

$40.00

$40.00

EVOC Certification – Must Show Certificate to exempt fee

$64.00

$64.00

Approximate Books/Supplies

$135.00

$135.00

Approximate Uniform Fees

$Varies

$Varies

Approximate Total Program Cost:

$1,100.00

$3,000.00

Liability Insurance must be paid prior to admission; Admission is based on a weighted point system.

 

PROGRAM ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

AGE: 18 years or older

DIPLOMA: Standard High School Diploma or Equivalent

Level 2 Screening

PROGRAM ADMISSION RECOMMENDATION:

TABE (Level A): MATH 10.0 LANGUAGE 10.0 READING 10.0 or meet other basic skill recommendations

 

Industry Certification: Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - $150.00

 

Advisory Salary Range:
$24,000 - $38,000

Florida Panhandle:
$21,250 - $38,350

PH Average:
$27,880

State Average:
$30,300

National Average:
$31,000

 

 

Program Completion Rate: 100%

Program Placement Rate: 100%

Program Licensure Pass Rate: 75%