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HCC offers EMT-Basic Class


Halifax Community College (HCC) will offer an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Basic class that will meet from 6:30-9:30 p.m., Mondays and Wednesdays, Aug. 8-Feb. 2 in Building 400, Room 412. Some Saturday classes will be required. The textbook, “AAOS Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured,” 9th edition and its workbook are required.


Students will also register in an EMT-Basic Online Supplement class. The class consists of 12 modules with four hours of material each. This accompanies the classroom section.


The third section of the course consists of 24 hours of clinical training on an ambulance.


Fees for those not a member of a squad or department include: EMT-Basic class $175; EMT Basic Online $120; EMT-B clinicals $65; malpractice insurance $16; accident insurance $1.50; picture ID $2; and textbook with workbook $172.24.


Students must take a Pre EMT-Basic class in order to register for EMT-Basic. If interested in obtaining information on becoming a member of a squad or department, call Kevin Kupietz at (252) 536-7293.