EMT Basic (BLS)
The Good News Is ~ Fall EMT Courses Are Enrolling Now! Please read! Thank you!
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Fall EMT Courses Are Enrolling Now!
October 2020 (Fall Session 2) (24 Days!) 6 Week Accelerated EMT Course Choices:
- Marshfield Campus Accelerated 6 Week EMT Course Dates: 10/12/20 - 11/23/20
- Monday through Thursday, 9:00- 4:00 (Which means You have Friday and the Weekends Off!)
- Cambridge College 6 Week Accelerated EMT Course Dates: 10/13/20 - 11/24/20
- Monday through Thursday, 9:00-4:00 (Which means You have Friday and the Weekends Off!)
Simply select your course, make your tuition or deposit payment and you are instantly enrolled in the course of your choice!
Once you are enrolled in your EMT Course, you will receive a Welcome Email on the Friday before your course begins with detailed information specific to your Online or in-person EMT Course!
Your First Class will be a Virtual Instructor Led Class on Zoom with Orientation and ensuring you all have access and are confident using the Online Portal portion of these Hybrid EMT Courses!
EMS Academy uses the Jones & Bartlett Learning Management System which includes Interactive Lectures, eBook Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured 11th Edition, Audio Book, Flash Cards, PowerPoints, Virtual Ride Along Videos, BLS Skills Demonstration Videos, Quizzes and Exams to master their didactic skills. We incorporate a Zoom Orientation to ensure you are confident using this system!
Students will complete the didactic distributive online program and transition to in-person Skills Labs preparing you for the Massachusetts State Practical Exam. This format and program have been extremely extraordinarily successful with repeated 100% Passing their MA State Practical Exam.
EMS Academy’s Hybrid EMT Courses are designed for all students who want to add to and achieve their career paths and receive an EMT certification. This EMT course prepares students to take the Massachusetts psychomotor examination and the National Registry of EMTs written examination. Students will complete the didactic aspect of the program via distributive online program and then transition to in-person Skills Labs at our Marshfield or Cambridge College location for hands on practical skills training.
In keeping with the updated guidance from Governor Baker in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, EMS Academy is an approved Essential Business and just the same as all Essential Businesses, there are safety procedures we have in place for the safety of you, the customer, our Instructors, Teaching Assistants, Faculty and all who may come to EMS Academy.
As these EMT Courses are Hybrid, all didactic content shall be delivered using distributive, or virtual instructor led methods, to decrease the time students are in contact with others. When we reach the point in the EMT Course for Skills, we will be in-person for our Skills Lab Sessions!
I have empathy for all of you as I know this has been an extremely challenging time for all of us. We will continue to do what is right, with best practices for the safety of all. Thank you for your patience.
Marshfield EMT Courses!!
Campus and Cambridge College!
24 Days! Accelerated 6 Week and 12 Week Traditional EMT Courses!
College Students, Pre-Med, PA, Nursing, High School Seniors, Future Firefighters & ALL Students!
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EMS Academy EMT Course tuition includes your E-book, Navigate 2 Online System with an E-book, audio book, Interactive Lectures, powerpoint lecture slides, virtual ride along, practice quizzes, flashcards and everything you need to excel and succeed to complete your EMT Course! You do not need to buy a uniform, blood pressure cuff, stethoscope, equipment or pay for your textbook separately from your tuition!
How amazing is this?
EMS Academy has affiliation agreements with Fallon Ambulance Service, EasCare, McCall and Brewster Ambulance Service, all who have Guaranteed ANY EMS Academy Graduate a Job provided you meet their hiring requirements! How amazing is that!
The Course Locations:
The Course Description:
EMS Academy EMT Courses offer comprehensive online, distributive and virtual instructor led didactic training and in-person skills lab classroom training. This gives you a much more realistic educational experience with hands on experience. Students also complete an American Heart Association BLS Provider CPR for the Healthcare Provider Course which is also included in your tuition.
The Course includes:
Course fee includes: The AAOS Emergency Care of the Sick and Injured 11th Edition, Enhanced eBook with Navigate 2 System including practice questions at the end of each chapter, an eBook, Audio Book, Interactive Lectures, PowerPoint Lecture Presentations plus your instructor adds in many additional resources to help you excel and succeed in becoming a Certified EMT! We also include the current American Heart Association BLS Provider CPR for the Healthcare Provider Course with course completion card. Navigate System with downloadable course materials including the PowerPoint Lecture Presentations, practice quizzes, practice exams, street scenes, and study guides.
The Course Does Not Include:
State and National Certification Exams and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Certification fee. The National Written (Cognitive) Exam fee is $80 payable to Pearson Vue. The State Practical (Psychomotor) Exam fee is $175 payable to EMS Academy. The Commonwealth of Massachusetts certification fee is $150 payable to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
As you are pre-registering for these courses and space is limited, the course deposit fee is non refundable.
State of MA Course Information:
EMT-Basics provide basic emergency medical care and transportation for critical and emergent patients who access the emergency medical system. EMTs possess the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide patient care and transportation, and they function as part of a comprehensive EMS response under medical oversight. EMT-Basics perform interventions with the basic equipment typically found on an ambulance. The initial training course for EMT-Basics consists of Didactic (classroom) learning that follows the National EMS Education Standards published by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). In order to be eligible to be certified as an EMT-Basic, a person must: Be at least 18 years of age; Abstain from the abuse of drugs which impairs professional judgment and/or practice; Be free of any physical or mental impairment or disease which could reasonably be expected to impair the ability to be an EMT, or which could reasonably be expected to jeopardize the health and safety of the patient;Meet the training requirements applicable to the level of certification. Obtain National Registry of EMTs (NREMT) certification by successfully completing a Massachusetts psychomotor (practical) examination and NREMT cognitive (computer-based) examination.Once an individual obtains NREMT certification, they must apply for Massachusetts certification in order to work as an EMT-Basic in the Commonwealth.