There are several changes from the State of TN Office 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. We will start with the EMT course in August of 2014. The Advanced EMT will be a separate course and offered after the completion of the EMT course.
Start Date: To Be Announced after March 2014.
Ending Date: To Be Announced after March 2014.
Lecture hours: Monday and Wednesday nights for 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Clinical hours: 24 hours in EMS, 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) An admission packet is being constructed. The packet will need to be completed and brought with you at time of registration.
Tuition: $1245.00 Fee includes 1 clinical shirt and liability insurance but does not include textbooks, rest of the clinical uniform, TTU parking permit , student photo ID, testing fees, any cost for immunization shots or cost of background check. 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. However, this area may change so check back.
Procedures to enroll in the EMT course:
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 : To Be Announced After March 2014.
Registration Deadline: To Be Announced After March 2014.
Extended Programs and Regional Development
Cookeville, TN 38505-0001