EMT Basic

About this Course

The EMT program will teach proper techniques in first aid, patient assessments, extrication, communication, and various other concepts to give a beginning basis for students to become an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). Included in the class will be training in HAZMAT and Terrorism awareness. The class meets all National Registry and Connecticut requirements. Students will be eligible to take the National Registry exam.  This course is offered in partnership with Norwalk Hospital and requires an extensive amount of reading and reading comprehension. Successful completion of the course is dependent upon each student’s ability to grasp and apply the material.In addition, all students are required to complete EMS clinical time at Norwalk Hospital.

Students are required to provide evidence of a physical exam performed within 12 months prior to the start date of class.

Students must be at least 16 years old by the end of class.

Textbooks are available at a discount through the instructor.  Purchasing directions will be sent prior to class.  Please provide email address at time of registration.

Class will also meet on the following Saturday’s from 8:00am-4:00pm 9/10,9/24,10/8,10/22,11/19, 12/3,12/17,1/7

Payment Plan available.  Contact:   NK-Continuinged@norwalk.edu


Course Details

Continuing Ed / Non-Credit
Tuition: $1099
Textbook Additional Fee
Subject: PUBS D5110

Sections Offered

Section: 01 CRN: 8058
Location: W105
Type: Traditional
Instructor: Harry A. Downs II, EMT-P, EMS I
No. of Sessions: 41
08/29/2022 - 01/07/2023
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon, Thu, Sat