Division of Career Education

Emergency Medical Technician-Basic

Emergency Medical Technician-Basic

Emergency Medical Technician-Basic’s “EMT-B” are trained in basic emergency skills and rescue techniques, based on the guidelines and recommendations of the Emergency Medical Services Highway Safety Program and the Illinois Department of Public Health Division of Emergency Medical Services. Upon completion, students become eligible to take the state licensure exam. A class average of 'B' must be met in order to achieve this certificate. Also completion of this certificate does not guarantee becoming a EMT-B, other requirements must be met, which will be disclosed in the class.

Semester One
Credit Hours
# EMS 131
Emergency Medical Technician-Basic
6
Total credits required
6
Coordinator: William Justiz, Ext. 6109

Area of Concentration

Additional Information: Note: A minimum grade of "C" is required for each EMS course.  Class Handout's(EMS 131) EMT-B Handout's Class PowerPoint Presentations(EMS 131) EMT-B PowerPoint Presentations