This 12-month certificate program is designed to prepare the EMT for Paramedic certification / licensure in Arkansas, Texas, and National Registry. Individualized clinical experience is designed to meet the needs of the person who is employed full-time. The state and national credentialing examinations, hosted at the end of the courses, are optional and are subject to credentialing agencies rules and regulations concerning applications and fees.
Prior to issuance of a completion certificate, the transfer student must submit an official transcript of previous college courses indicating successful completion of equivalent prerequisite courses. Other prerequisites include: current EMT certification / licensure and current American Heart Association Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider completion.
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Introduction to Advanced Practice
Patient Assessment & Airway Management
Clinical – Paramedic I
Clinical – Paramedic II
Assessment Based Management
Practicum – EMT
Please be advised that licensure for this program includes a criminal background check. If you have a question about this action, please speak to the division dean.