EMT

The Emergency Medical Technician course trains students to work on an ambulance or for a fire department.

Students who successfully meet all of the course requirements will receive a certificate of completion and will be eligible to take the National Registry of EMTs (NREMT) exam. Once certified by NREMT, students are eligible to apply to the State of Texas and receive their State of Texas EMT-Basic certification.

Course Offerings: Day, Night, and Online

Format

Course Number

Start Date

End Date

Meets

Registration Deadline

Seats Remaining

Night-In Person

2401

1/20/24

6/22/24

T/Th Nights 6p-10p and Alt Sat 9:30a-4:30p

1/12/2024

Full

Day – In Person

2402

1/22/24

5/10/24

M/W/F 9:30a-4:30p

12/20/2023

Full

Online EMT

2400

1/20/24

5/20/24

Last 2 weeks of course in-person 9:30a-5p

1/12/2024

Full

RRFD EMT

2403

4/4824

5/31/24

Last 2 weeks of course in-person 9:30a-5p

4/1/2024

Full

Night – In Person

2404

5/18/24

10/19/24

M/W Nights 6p-10p and Alt Sat 9:30a-4:30p

5/1/2024

12

Day – In Person

2405

5/20/24

8/30/24

M/W/F 9:30a-4:30p

5/1/2024

2

Online EMT

2408

5/4/24

8/23/24

Last 2 weeks of course in-person 9:30a-5p

5/1/2024

5

Course Requirements

To enroll, EMT course applicants must:

      • Be at least 18 years old

      • Have a high school diploma or GED, or be in the second semester of senior year of high school

      • Meet the 8th grade reading and writing level

      • Pass a background check and randomized drug screen

      • Submit required student documentation by clinical start date including but not limited to:
            • A valid state ID or driver’s license

            • A current American Heart Association CPR card

            • Fingerprint card

            • Functional Physical Form signed by a medical provider stating the student meets the requirements of the job description for Paramedic

          • Proof of required immunizations

    • Purchase the course uniform from GT Distributors, textbook, BP cuff and stethoscope, and other fees associated with above documentation requirements

For additional information about Online EMT course requirements: click here