Classroom EMT

This course highlights the basic knowledge and skills necessary for individuals who wish to obtain state or national certification as an Emergency Medical Technician and adheres to the National EMS Education Standards which are based on the National EMS Core Content and the National EMS Scope of Practice that define the minimal entry-level educational competencies for each level of EMS training.

 

The course consists of 176 hours of classroom time that includes hands-on skills training sessions. The student is also required to complete two, 12-hour shift in the prehospital setting where they will ride-along with an ambulance crew and one 12 hour shift in the Emergency Department where they will follow and assist the ED staff. Students who successfully complete this program are eligible to take the National Registry of EMTs cognitive exam which is a computer adaptive test (CAT), as well as the National Registry of EMTs. 

 

Min 13;Max students 20

Course Cost

Cost for Flipped Classroom EMT:

Registration Fee: $150 (non-refundable)

Course Cost: $1000(financial assistance and payment plans maybe available, see below)

  • Included in Course Cost

    • Drug Test

    • BLS CPR

    • My Clinical Exchange (required for clinical time)

    • ID Badge

    • Background Check (clinical)

    • Professional Liability Insurance

  • NOT Included in Course Cost

    • Textbook – $150

    • Physical- $20 (depending on your provider)

    • Uniform (Clinical Shirt, Pants, boots, belt)- $150-300

    • NIEMT Testing Fees – $80

    • NREMT Testing Fees- $80

    • MO Background Check- $13.25

Online EMT Hybrid

The online EMT hybrid course is a first of its kind in Missouri. We are only 1 of 2 programs approved for this type of course. All coursework is completed online. Before class begins you will come to the physical classroom and complete your BLS Provider CPR and learn what it will take to complete the course. At week 10 you will come to the physical classroom and complete a 3 day skills session. At the end of the course you will then come back for a day and complete your skills and written final. Clinicals can be completed at a facility near you. or you may choose to do clinicals with one of our already approved affiliate clinical sites.

 

Max students 10 minimum 5

Course Cost 

Cost for Online EMT Hybrid:

Registration Fee: $200 (non-refundable)

Course Cost: $1300 (financial assistance and payment plans maybe available, see below)

 Included in Course Cost

  • Drug Test

  • BLS CPR

  • My Clinical Exchange (required for clinical time)

  • ID Badge

  • Background Check (clinical)

  • NIEMT Testing Fees 

  • NREMT Testing Fees

  • Textbook 

  • Clinical Polos (2)

  • Blood Pressure Cuff and Stethoscope

  • Professional Liability Insurance

 

Not included in Course Cost 

Physical- $20 (depending on your provider)

 

Uniform (Clinical Shirt, Pants, boots, belt)- $150-300

 

 Acceptance 

You will be accepted into the program once all items below have been received.  

 

  • High School Diploma/Equivalent
  •  Valid Government Issued Identification Card
  • Nothing in personal criminal background preventing work as a medical professional.
  • Vaccinations
  • Mantoux Tuberculin (Tb) Skin Testing  
  • If > 2 yrs since last Tb test, need 2 Tb tests at least one week apart 
  • Must be annually tested once every 12 months after initial 2 step testing  
  • Hepatitis B / Heptavax Series in progress or verification of completion (series of 3- must have at least #2 prior to having patient contact) 
  • MMR – Positive titer with date of test OR documentation of 2 immunizations (one after 1980) 
  • Varicella (Chicken Pox) 2 vaccines one month apart OR positive titer 
  • Flu Vaccination (If unable to receive vaccine due to documented allergic reaction, must submit “Immunization Allergic Reaction Form”) 
  • Tetanus Diphtheria (Td) or (Tdap) Documented within 10 years 
  • Current Health Insurance

Once you have signed up for an online class you will receive an invoice through Quickbooks for the $200 non-refundable registration fee that is due immediately upon receipt. You will automatically be enrolled in a weekly payment plan. To change the payment plan please contact us.

Student Registration

 

Registration for the In-person EMT Program is through the Camdenton LCTC 

 

Registration for the Online EMT Program is at emscourse.com

 

     Required Documents:

    These documents will be uploaded inside the online classroom during the first week of class.

     

    • EMT Application 
    • Registration and Payment 
    • Insurance Waiver 
    • Background Check 
    • Vaccination Record with Flu shot 
    • Physical 
    • Copy of Birth Certificate 
    • Copy of Drivers License 
    • Copy of HS/GED Diploma 
    • Copy of Health Insurance

    These documents will be uploaded in the online classroom.

    E-MAIL Documents to swfpd@outlook.com

    Mail Documents to:

    Southwest Camden County Fire Protection District

    ATTN: EMT Course

    130 State Rd N

    Macks Creek, MO 65786

    Financial Assistance

    Financial assistance maybe available through Missouri Ozarks Community Action (MOCA). Please contact them to find out if you qualify. You will be required to pay the registration fee and be put on a payment plan until notice from MOCA is given to the program director of your approval for payment. You will be refunded any applicable fees and registration minus processing fees.

    Payment Plans 

    Tuition payment plans are available. Weekly payments will be determined upon when you register for the course. The course will be fully paid for by week 8 of the course. The sooner you sign up the more time you have to make payments and the less the weekly payments are.

    All courses are accredited through the State of Missouri Bureau of EMS

    Training Entity # 02912T1