There are several proposed changes coming from the State of TN Division of EMS. The State will be licensing at 3 levels. Those are EMT, Advanced EMT and Paramedic. TTU will start teaching each of those levels using the new curriculum in 2014. This EMT-IV will be the last one offered before the changes go into affect.
Start Date: August 12, 2013.
Ending Date: April 30, 2014.
Lecture hours: Monday and Wednesday nights for 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Clinical hours: 48 hours in EMS, 48 hours in the hospital. Dates to be scheduled with the clinical coordinator.
Prerequisites: Must be 18 years of age or older, academic high school diploma or GED, shall not have been convicted of a felony or a misdemeanor, shall have a valid driver's license and have a current BLS Healthcare Provider Card (go to that page to get details of how to obtain that card)
Tuition: $1195.00 Fee includes the State of Tennessee skills manual,1 clinical shirt and liability insurance but does not include textbooks, rest of the clinical uniform, TTU parking permit , student photo ID, testing fees or any cost for immunization shots. The fee for this course must be paid at registration.
All classes are held in the Jere Whitson Building on the quadrangle of TTU in room JW131H.
Procedures to enroll in the EMT course:
Step 1 - Registration Information
Complete and mail the Noncredit Application.
Payment must be made at time of registration. Check or money order may be mailed to the address below. However, payment by credit card must be made in person. We will not accept credit cards by mail or by telephone.
Registration : July 9, 2013 from 8:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.
Registration Deadline: July 26, 2013 from 8:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. or until class is full.
Extended Programs and Regional Development
Cookeville, TN 38505-0001
Step 2 - Requirements
- Must be 18-years old.
- Hold an academic high school diploma or GED.
- Specialized education or Certificates of Attendance are not allowed.
- Current as a BLS Healthcare Provider