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Posted on: January 19, 2016

[ARCHIVED] 1/19/2016 - Emergency Medical Technician Winter Class starting January 19, 2016 at Trumbull EMS

Emergency Medical Technician Winter Class starting January 19, 2016 at Trumbull EMS

The Emergency Medical Technician course is designed for anyone interested in learning more about Emergency Medical Services.  Each student upon successful completion of the class will be eligible to take the state certification exam. As an Emergency Medical Technician, you will possess the knowledge and skills necessary to provide basic life support to those who are sick or injured in a pre-hospital setting.  Certified Emergency Medical Technicians work on ambulances along-side other EMT’s and Paramedics.  Many certified EMT’s use their skills in other healthcare and public safety jobs and settings.

Some of the topics covered include in the classes are:

•    Respiratory emergencies
•    Cardiac emergencies
•    Medical Emergencies
•    Traumatic Emergencies
•    Pediatric/Geriatric Emergencies
•    Childbirth/OBGYN Emergencies
•    Vehicle extrication/Hazmat Emergencies
•    Mass Casualty Incidents/WMD

Class is offered to those interested over the age of 16.  For parents with any questions please do not hesitate to contact EMS Instructor and Chief of EMS, Joseph Laucella at 203-452-5146. Seating is limited to the first 18 students who are paid in full.  All registrations and payment should be received by January 12, 2016.

Class tuition is $900 ( $800 for Trumbull resident with proof of residency) which includes book and CPR Card.  Class will start January 19, 2016-April 14, 2016.  Class will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:00pm-10:00pm and every other Saturday from 8am-4pm at our headquarters located at 250 Middlebrooks Avenue.

Please mail check and registration forms to Trumbull EMS: 250 Middlebrooks Avenue. Trumbull, CT 06611.  

More Info, Registration Form & Class Syllabus