EMS Course Schedule

CourseDatesDaysTimeCostLocation
Emergency Medical Technician Basic
Mandatory Orientation: May 20
5/26-7/30TWTh6p-10p$180GS 120

For information about upcoming classes and registration, contact Mekenzie Newkirk at 252-493-7742 or lnewkirk@email.pittcc.edu.

Learn more about our Emergency Medical Service (EMS) Training program.

Emergency Medical Technician

The Emergency Medical Technician Certification is a qualified pre-hospital program consisting of didactic course work. The following competencies include but are not limited to the recognition, assessment, and management of medical emergencies. The EMT-Basic performs skills such as CPR, artificial ventilations, oxygen administration, basic airway management, AED defibrillation, spinal immobilization, vital signs, and hemorrhage control. Successful completion of the course will allow the student the opportunity to sit for the North Carolina Office of EMS certification examination. 214 hours. Cost: $180 plus additional costs. Fee waived with proper documentation from agency. This is a hybrid course and online content is required.

Registration documents required for EMT Basic:

  • Student Data Form
  • Registration Form
  • Copy of High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Copy of valid Driver’s License
  • Copy of current TB skin test (valid for one year)
  • If you are fee waived, we need a letter of affiliation from the agency you are currently affiliated with.