Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

All EMT students are required to attend 48 hours of clinical per NC OEMS requirements. AHA Healthcare Provider, EVOS, TIMS and NIMS certifications included.


Course Code Orientation Date Orientation Location Start Date End Date Times
Day classes
EMS 4200 01 P
December 21st  at 10 am or 22nd at 6 pm JCC Public Safety  Service Building  January 4, 2023 May 7, 2023 8:30 am - 5:30 pm Occasional Weekend

Evening classes
EMS 4200 02P

December 21st  at 10 am or 22nd at 6 pm JCC Public Safety Service Building January 3, 2023 May 7, 2023 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm with occasional weekend classes. 
Hybrid classes
EMS 4200 03P
Online / Email Online / Email January 23, 2023 May 7, 3023 Assignment online. Meet each Saturday and Sunday from 8:30 am - 5:30 pm.

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Hybrid EMT classes

Students will complete the majority of didactic material online. Assignments will be posted each Monday and are due each Sunday; Students may work at their own pace throughout the course each week.


  • 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.
  • Valid Driver’s License required for EVOS course; EVOS Certification required by NC OEMS.

Additional questions contact:
Jeffrey “Scott” Long
EMT/AEMT Programs Coordinator
(919) 464-2353

Summer EMT Academy information will be posted to the website in March, 2023. The summer EMT course will be offered in an academy format with classes being held Monday-Thursday, 8:30-5:30 for a period of approximately 8 weeks. Summer Academy will begin in June and end in August, 2023.