Emergency Medical Technician - Zoom Video Conferencing - Manchester

ID : 54707   
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This 132-hour class prepares the EMT student to provide pre-hospital assessment and care for patients of all ages with a variety of medical conditions and traumatic injuries. Areas of study include an introduction to emergency medical services systems, roles and responsibilities of EMTs, anatomy and physiology, medical emergencies, trauma, special considerations for working in the pre-hospital setting, and providing patient transportation. Students who successfully complete this class will be eligible to take the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians certification examination.


Special Notice:  This class is conducted face-to-face in Calmar, and via Zoom video conferencing at the NICC Centers in Waukon, Cresco, Manchester, and Oelwein.

Important Notice: The First night of class is Orientation Night and is mandatory to attend by all.  Orientation will be held in Calmar at the Wilder Business Center in Rm 102 from 6:00 – 10:00 pm.

Class Details

36 Sessions
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Mon, Thu.  

Location : Multiple Location : 
  Manchester Regional Education Partnership
  On Site - Manchester.

Instructor : Instructor EMS 

Please read: Special Notice: Textbooks are required and are not included. The textbooks may be purchased through NICC’s Bookstore, online, or through any vendor you choose. The required textbook set (ISBN-13: 9780134387185) includes: • Emergency Care, 13/E (2015); Limmer & O'Keefe. • MyBradyLab -- Access Card (2015); Pearson Education, Limmer, Mistovich & Werman. • Student Access Code Package to Brady ePrep. AND American Heart Association: (ISBN: 9781616694074) • BLS for Healthcare Providers (2016) AND (Available only at the NICC Bookstore): • NICC EMT Policy and Procedure Manual • NICC EMT Student Module AND Students must show completion of a training program on Mandatory Reporting for Child and Dependent Adult Abuse. If needed, our bookstore has a self-study course that will meet this requirement. Additional fees associated with course are: • Approximately $100.00 for student uniforms to be worn during class, labs, clinical and field experiences. • $70.00 payable online to the National Registry of EMTs for the certification test (after successful completion of the course). • $30.00 payable to the Iowa Department of Public Health Bureau of Emergency and Trauma Services for processing your certification application (following successful course completion). Tuition and lab fees include: • National Registry of EMT’s Psychomotor Examination (Scheduled after the conclusion of the course) • Online testing • Scheduling and skill tracking • EMS Equipment and supply bag All students are subject to random drug testing. Students with significant findings on their background checks, drug testing, or incomplete health and vaccination histories will not be able to complete this course. Typing skill is an advantage. All testing is done online as well as all clinical and field care experience documentation. To assure that all students are uniformly trained and will remain CPR certified for the duration of the class, we provide the American Heart Association Healthcare Provider CPR training and certificate during the early sessions of the class. Students must successfully acquire this certification to continue in the class. Students are required to attend all classes, clinical experiences and labs in uniform. Students must buy 2 uniform shirts, which will be ordered in class. The remainder of the uniform includes navy blue or black trousers and dark shoes. $379.00 of the program cost are fees for physical supplies or services that the College purchases for your use on the first day of classes. Accordingly, this $379.00 cannot be refunded once class begins. The College's standard refund policy is in effect for the balance of the tuition. Special Offer for Emergency Medical Services: When a service pays for 3 or more students to take an EMR/EMT/AEMT class, Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) is pleased to offer 1 free simulation (approximate value of $600), in our Emergency Medical Services Simulation Lab, with successful completion of the course by all students enrolled. One offer per service.



Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 04/13/2017)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
1/9/2017 - 5/8/2017 Weekly - Mon, Thu 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Manchester, On Site - Manchester  Map Instructor EMS 
2/4/2017 Sat 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Manchester, Manchester Regional Education Partnership  Map Instructor EMS 
4/8/2017 Sat 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Manchester, Manchester Regional Education Partnership  Map Instructor EMS