LCCC to Offer EMT Courses
Classes will be held at two locations in Allentown.
Lehigh Carbon Community College will hold Emergency Medical Technician basic training courses this semester. The EMT basic course includes skill demonstrations, hands-on practical skill workshops, didactic presentation and practical experience provided by Lehigh Valley Hospital and the Pennsylvania State Certified EMT instructional team.
Participants need to submit a physician release form and provide proof of personal health insurance prior to admittance to the program. Forms are available at the college's website www.lccc.edu/publicsafety.
Classes meet at various locations in Allentown. The registration fee for each course is $550 for Allentown classees. The textbook cost is additional. The minimum age for taking the course is 16.
Required books can be purchased at the Emergency Medicine Institute prior to first day of class.
Here is the schedule of the two classes offered:
Jan. 9 – Apr. 28, 2012
Monday & Wednesday 6:30 – 10 p.m.
Location: Allentown Fire Training Academy 1902 Lehigh St., Allentown
Jan. 31 – June 23, 2012
Tuesday & Thursday 7-10 p.m.
One Saturday each month 8am - 12 noon
Location: EMI of Lehigh Valley Hospital Network in Allentown