Friday, May 03, 2013
Elkhart General Emergency Medical Services Offering an EMT Basic Course
Elkhart, Ind. – Elkhart General Emergency Medical Services is offering an EMT Basic Course,
8 a.m. – 2 p.m. Monday – Thursday, beginning May 20 and ending on August 8, 2013. Classes are held at the Elkhart General Hospital Health Education Center, located at 2222 Rieth Blvd, Goshen.
An Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) is often the first to respond to an emergency situation and their role is a critical one. For a person willing and able to obtain the right training and EMT certification, a career as an emergency medical technician can be rewarding and fulfilling.
During the Elkhart General Hospital EMT Course, you will gain the concepts, information and skills needed to safely assess and treat patients in pre-hospital emergency situations. Training includes classroom instruction as well as clinical rotations in the Elkhart General Hospital Emergency Department, and riding along in an emergency ambulance. Successful completion of this program provides eligibility for the National Registry and Indiana State Certification examinations.
Tuition is $825 and includes all textbooks. $300 down payment is due at the time of registration.
To register visit, www.egh.org. Registration deadline is Wednesday, May 15, 2013. For more information, please call 574-875-6430.
For more information contact
Media and Special Events Coordinator
Elkhart General Hospital