About this Course

The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Program is a short-term training program that provides students with the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide emergency patient care and ambulance transportation to sick and injured patients En route to the hospital.  Topics include patient assessment, cardiac arrest management, airway management, patient immobilization, diabetic emergencies, strokes, and seizures. It also covers information about the emergency response system. This course is offered in cooperation with the Office of Emergency Medical Services and the Connecticut Department of Public Health. The curriculum prepares students to take the exams needed to become nationally registered and state certified as Emergency Medical Technicians.

Textbook included in the tuition.

Additional class dates: Saturdays: 9/23, 10/7, 10/21, 11/4, 11/15, 12/16 from 9:00am-5:00pm in West 128 and Tuesday 11/21 and 12/12 from 6-10pm in West 227.

Note:  Wednesday, 12/6 and Monday 12/11 class meets from 5:00-10:00pm

Payment plan available.  Please contact Continuing Education at:

NK-ContinuingEd@ncc.commnet.edu or 203 857-7080


Students must be able to lift 125lbs. 16 years old (CT cert) parental form required. Must be 18 years old to enroll in National registry. Be advised that i Additional requirements and vaccinations may be needed based on clinical site

Course Details

Continuing Ed / Non-Credit
Tuition: $1699.00
Subject: EMT 0600

Sections Offered

Section: 01 CRN: 80785
Location: W227
Type: Traditional
Instructor: Harry A. Downs II, EMT-P, EMS I
No. of Sessions: 36
09/06/2023 - 12/13/2023
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon, Tue, Wed, Sat
No Class on: 11/22