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Emergency Medical Services Academy

Award Type: Certificate of Accomplishment

The emergency medical services academy certificate provides students the necessary skills needed for entry-level employment, or to maintain continued employment in the EMS field.

The graduate of the Certificate of Accomplishment in Emergency Medical Services Academy will:

  • Demonstrate the skill set necessary for a successful career in Fire Service, Environmental Technology, and /or Emergency Medical Services.
  • Show knowledge of federal and state laws, regulations and codes pertaining to safety and efficiency in all risk emergencies and scenarios pertaining to fire, safety, and/or medical services.

Program Requirements

A total of 7.5 units is required for the certificate.

Required core courses (7.5 units)

Course Number Course Title Units
LE 341 Emergency Vehicle Operations/Non-Law Enforcement 0.5
EMS 302 EMS Academy 1B (Advanced) 7.0