EMT Initial – Fellowsville

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Date(s) - March 16
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This 155-hour course is being conducted in Fellowsville, WV (Preston County) beginning Monday, March 16, 2020 at 6:00pm.  An exact location for the course is still TBD.  Class will meet on the following dates: March 16, 18, 20, 23, 24, 25, 27, 31; April 1, 2, 3, 7, 9, 10, 11, 20, 21, 23, 25, 27, 28, 29, 30; May 2, 4, 6, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 18, 20, 22, 26, 27.  Weeknight classes will be 6pm – 10pm, and Saturday clases will be 8am – 4pm.  The course instructor is Josh Tompkins.  Some of the Saturday classes may be held at United Technical Center to incorporate high fidelity simulation manikins into the course.

The tuition fee, first NREMT testing fee and book will be covered for this class.  There is no cost to the student for tuition,  first NREMT testing or book.  Student will be responsible for WV State Certification fees.

The course also requires a clinical component to be completed outside of class hours during which you will ride along with an EMS agency to complete 10 patient assessments. These assessments must be completed prior to being approved to take the NREMT exam once the course is completed. You will receive more information on the clinical component during the class.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be eligible to sit for the National Registry of EMTs exam, with the initial exam attempt, as mentioned above, being included within the course tuition.  This test will be scheduled at your convenience at a Pearson Vue testing center.  If seeking certification in a state other than WV, you will not need to complete the WV certification process/fees, and will simply need to pass practical testing and NREMT examination before proceeding with the certification process in your desired state.

If seeking certification in West Virginia at the conclusion of the course, the West Virginia Office of EMS requires a $75 fee for certification which is paid online, and a $45 fee for fingerprinting/criminal background check. You will receive directions on that process during the class.

Pre- registration for this class is required. Class is limited to 25 students.  Absence allowance is 10% of the total class hours = 15 hours. Make up of missed classes will be at the discretion of the course instructor.

Interested persons should register below by filling in the appropriate information.

Please contact the WV Public Service Training office at brian.potter@wvesc.org or 304-326-7581 with any questions.

Seats Available 7

Bookings are closed for this event.