This program is intended for adult students. High school students may be able to apply, as well.
This 140-hour course is designed to teach students the skills necessary to provide emergency medical care at a basic life support level and prepare them for certification by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians.
This program includes or prepares for the following credential(s): Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Certification.
Grants for Adult Career & Technical Education
Grants, scholarships, and other funding sources are available. Depending on program type and student eligibility, one or more tuition assistance options may apply. For example, VSAC Advancement Grant, VDOL Adult CTE Scholarship, Curtis Fund Credential of Value Scholarship, and other forms of state assistance. For more information, visit the financial assistance webpage and contact the CTE Center.
State or Local Grant
- Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary
- Emergency Medical Technicians
- Health Care and Social Assistance