EMT: Emergency Medical Technician

EMTs are usually the first health care professionals to reach patients with injuries, serious illnesses, and traumas. EMT training enables people to handle a variety of situations ranging from heart attacks to car accidents.

EMT is approximately a 204-hour classroom course with additional 24 hours clinical rotation with EMS. Two EMT courses are offered by JCC in the Spring & Fall semesters. Other courses may be scheduled during the year to meet community needs.

EMT Day Course

Classes will be held on JCC main campus in the Public Safety Service Building (PSSB J1630) starting Wednesday, August 1st, 2018. Classes will meet weekly on Wednesday from 8:30am – 5:30pm with occasional Saturday and Sunday classes from 8:30am-5:30pm; AHA Healthcare Provider and NIMS certifications included. Course ends December 2018.

Course Code: EMS 4200 01F
Orientation Dates: Wednesday, July 18th, 2018 @ 10:00am or Thursday, July 19th, 2018 @ 7:00pm
Registration Information: Completed during orientation. Late registration will be available on the first scheduled class date.
Orientation Location: Public Safety Service Building
Course starts: Wednesday, August 1st , 2018 (8:30am-5:30pm)
Course ends: December 2018
Cost: Payment in the form of a money order, credit card or personal check.

  • $180 Registration fee (unless fee waived through affiliation with a department)
  • $7.75 for AHA CPR equipment and card (collected upon completion of certification during course)
  • $19 Clinical Liability Coverage
  • $50 (approximately) for criminal background check and drug screening prior to start of clinical time through college approved vendor
  • $15 Approved college EMS uniform shirt to be work during clinical rotations
  • $80 Platinum planner/EMS testing subscription

Requirements

High School Diploma / GED or successful completion of an entrance exam assessing reading comprehension and English language skills at 11th grade level. Students must be 17 years of age prior to the end of class.

Rescue and EMS may qualify for tuition waiver ($180.00 fee). To receive tuition waiver:

Fire & EMS personnel must be listed on an official Johnston County agency roster. Provide a copy of the current roster at registration. Roster must include position and the current year.

Out-Of-County Fire and EMS personnel must provide at registration a letter on official department letter head 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.

Without proper documentation at registration will result in tuition payment before student will be allowed to register for class. This may affect guaranteeing you a slot in class. 

For questions, please contact Brittany Jackson, EMT Educator/Coordinator, at (919) 820-5300 or bmjackson@johnstoncc.edu.

EMT Night Course

Classes will be held on JCC main campus in the Public Safety Service Building (PSSB J1630) starting Tuesday, August 7th, 2018. Classes will meet weekly on Tuesday and Thursday nights from 7-10pm with occasional Saturday and Sunday classes from 8:30am-5:30pm; AHA Healthcare Provider and NIMS certifications included. Course ends December 2018.

Course Code: EMS 4200 02F
Orientation Dates: Wednesday, July 18th, 2018 @ 10:00am or Thursday, July 19th, 2018 @ 7:00pm
Registration Information: Completed during orientation. Late registration will be available on the first scheduled class date.
Orientation Location: Public Safety Service Building
Course starts: Tuesday, August 7th , 2018 (7-10pm)
Course ends: December 2018
Cost: Payment in the form of a money order, credit card or personal check.

  • $180 Registration fee (unless fee waived through affiliation with a department)
  • $7.75 for AHA CPR equipment and card (collected upon completion of certification during course)
  • $19 Clinical Liability Coverage
  • $50 (approximately) for criminal background check and drug screening prior to start of clinical time through college approved vendor
  • $15 Approved college EMS uniform shirt to be work during clinical rotations
  • $80 Platinum planner/EMS testing subscription

Requirements

High School Diploma / GED or successful completion of an entrance exam assessing reading comprehension and English language skills at 11th grade level. Students must be 17 years of age prior to the end of class.

Rescue and EMS may qualify for tuition waiver ($180.00 fee). To receive tuition waiver:

Fire & EMS personnel must be listed on an official Johnston County agency roster. Provide a copy of the current roster at registration. Roster must include position and the current year.

Out-Of-County Fire and EMS personnel must provide at registration a letter on official department letter head 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.

Without proper documentation at registration will result in tuition payment before student will be allowed to register for class. This may affect guaranteeing you a slot in class. 

For questions, please contact Brittany Jackson, EMT Educator/Coordinator, at (919) 820-5300 or bmjackson@johnstoncc.edu.

EMT Refresher - Hybrid

Classes will be held online starting October 1st for ten weeks. There will be two seated class periods at JCC main campus in the Public Safety Service Building (PSSB J1630) on a weekend in December. Course ends December 2018.

Course Code: EMS 4201 01F
Orientation Dates: Tuesday, September 25th at 7pm
Registration Information: Completed during orientation. If you are not able to attend orientation please email bmjackson@johnstoncc.edu
Orientation Location: Public Safety Service Building
Course starts: October 1, 2018
Course ends: December 2018
Cost: Payment in the form of a money order, credit card or personal check paid to the business office.

  • $180 Registration fee (unless fee waived through affiliation with a department)

Requirements

High School Diploma / GED or successful completion of an entrance exam assessing reading comprehension and English language skills at 11th grade level.

Current NC EMT Certification or NC EMT Certification that has been expired less than 2 years. Students may also attend class if they are attempting to gain additional test attempts it they failed their initial 3 attempts from their initial EMT course.

Rescue and EMS may qualify for tuition waiver ($180.00 fee). To receive tuition waiver:

Fire & EMS personnel must be listed on an official Johnston County agency roster. Provide a copy of the current roster at registration. Roster must include position and the current year.

Out-Of-County Fire and EMS personnel must provide at registration a letter on official department letter head 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.

Without proper documentation at registration will result in tuition payment before student will be allowed to register for class. This may affect guaranteeing you a slot in class. 

For questions, please contact Brittany Jackson, EMT Educator/Coordinator, at (919) 464-2299 or bmjackson@johnstoncc.edu.