Other Educational Opportunities

Johnston Community College has a wide range of extra learning opportunities for those looking to broaden or deepen their education:

Pre-Hospital Anatomy & Physiology (Co-requisite for Paramedic Initial Course)

This course is highly recommended for people considering taking the Certificate Paramedic course.

This course is a 92-hour hybrid course.  Online course with 1st day of class being the only mandatory class day.  Students must attend the 1st day, August 30, 2017.  Online course with weekly assignments and test.  Course ends December 9, 2017.

Course Code: EMS-3000-01F

Registration/1st Day of Class (Mandatory): Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at 9:00am.  Class ends at 4:00pm.  JCC Public Safety Services Complex

Requirements:  Co-requisite course for the CE Paramedic Program.  For current and potential paramedic students interested in Johnston Community College's CE Paramedic Program.

Textbook:  Brady Anatomy & Physiology for Emergency Care, 2/E, ISBN-10: 0132342987; ISBN-13: 9780132342988.  Books are available through JCC Bookstore.

Registration Fee:  Registration is $180.  Students can pre-register by contacting the Registration Office at 919-209-2522.  Registration can also be completed the 1st day of class.

Tuition Waiver:  Fire, Rescue and EMS may qualify for tuition waiver ($180.00).  To receive tuition waiver, fire and EMS personnel must be listed on an official 2017 Johnston County agency roster on file at JCC.  Out-of-county fire and EMS personnel must submit a letter (dated Fall 2017 semester) on official department letterhead that includes documentation of active membership, position and that this course is necessary for your job.  One letter can list multiple members from an agency.  Private owned agencies and non-emergency transport services do not qualify for tuition waiver.

For questions, please call Jeremy Beal at (919) 464-2353, jwbeal@johnstoncc.edu.

National Registry Prep/Paramedic Refresher Course

EMS Education offers continuing education courses that are consistent with National Registry requirements for both National Registry EMT, EMT-I and Paramedic recertification and exam preparation.

This course is a 60-hour NC approved paramedic refresher course that is offered one weekend a month (Friday, Saturday & Sunday) for three (3) months. Classes will meet for a total of 20 hours per weekend (session). Students can attend the entire weekend or sit to obtain hours in certain topics.  National Registry Prep and Test is usually held in December after the course is completed. This course is usually scheduled once a year. If you have any questions, please contact Mark Holloman at (919) 464-2364 or kmholloman@johnstoncc.edu.

Course Code:
Date: TBA
Time
Location: Public Safety Service Building
245 College Road Smithfield, NC 27577
Cost: Payment in the form of a money order, credit card or personal check.
$70 Registration fee per session
This course can be fee exempt if you qualify.

Requirements:
• NR or NC Credentialed

Educational Methodology

This course meets the established guide-lines for DOI Fire Instructor and NCOEMS Level I and II Instructor. Educational Methodology is offered annually or on an as needed bases.

Date: TBA
Time:
Location: Public Safety Service Building
245 College Road Smithfield, NC 27577
Cost: Payment in the form of a money order, credit card or personal check.
$70 Registration fee per session
This course can be fee exempt if you qualify.

Emergency Vehicle Driving

This course is a 20-hour course that includes objectives required by NCOSFM to receive Emergency Vehicle Driving (EVD) certification. This course also covers all EVD objectives required by NCOEMS and Johnston County EMS System plan. Upon completion of the course, students will be eligible to take NCOSFM EVD certification test

Date: TBA
Time:
Location: Public Safety Service Building 245 College Road Smithfield, NC 27577
Cost: Payment in the form of a money order, credit card or personal check.
$70 Registration fee
This course can be fee exempt if you qualify.