Workforce Development

Emergency Medical Services (EMT)

Emergency Medical Professionals are trained to recognize, assess, and manage emergencies of acutely ill or severely injured patients. They are the first responders to a medical or traumatic emergency, providing patient care, and then transporting the sick or injured to appropriate medical facilities.

This course presents the National EMS Education Standards for the EMT. It consists of seven (7) modules that are based on the National Scope of Practice. Course content will introduce basic life support concepts, knowledge, and skills to the prospective Emergency Medical Technician. Modules include Preparatory, Airway Management, Patient Assessment, Medical Emergencies, Trauma, Pediatric/Special needs Patients/Geriatric, and EMS Operations. The New York State EMT/AEMT BLS Protocols are introduced to the prospective student and practiced during lab sessions throughout the course. An American Heart Association Basic Life Support CPR certification is also included in this course.

Program Requirements:

  • Attendance is mandatory for all sessions.
  • Please register for EMT courses at least one week prior to the start date. Payment must accompany your registration form.
  • Students are required to purchase course textbooks (available at the College Bookstore).

EMT REFRESHER:   To retain NYS DOH EMS certification, all EMS personnel must refresh their certification every three years. This course presents the transition from the current NYS DOH Bureau of EMS curricula to the National Educational Standards. Students will be presented with a mandatory essential transition curriculum. An American Heart Association Basic Life Support CPR certification is also included in this course. Students must have NYS DOH EMT certification, expired or not, and a copy of the certification on the first night of class. Candidates who wish to challenge are required to attend the challenge evaluation. The balance of the sessions will be scheduled with the course coordinator.

 

EMT Basic Original & Refresher- Mondays & Wednesdays – 25% Hybrid

Dates:  September 7 – *December 5, 2022
Days/Times:  Mondays & Wednesdays 6:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Location:  Niagara County Public Safety Training Facility, 5574 Niagara St. Ext., Lockport, NY

EMT Basic Original & Refresher – Saturdays – 25% Hybrid

Dates: September 10 – *December 5, 2022
Days/Times:  Saturdays 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (2 Sundays)
Location: Tri Community Ambulance Corporate Center 6420 Inducon Dr., Suite A, Sanborn, NY

EMT Basic Original & Refresher – Tuesdays & Thursdays – 25% Hybrid

Dates: September 6 – *December 5, 2022
Days/Times:  Tuesdays & Thursdays  6:00 to 10:00 p.m.
Location: NCCC Room CA-101
EMT Basic – $800
EMT Refresher – $450

*State Exam:  December 15, 2022 to be scheduled on your own @NYS approved testing site

AEMT Basic Original & Refresher

AEMT Basic Original – 25% Hybrid
Dates: August 31 ,2022 – February 16, 2023
Days/Times:  Mondays & Wednesdays 6:00 – 10:00 p.m. and some Saturday/Sundays
Location: NCCC Room CA-101
AEMT Basic Original – $625
AEMT Refresher – $500

Paramedic Refresher 

Paramedic Refresher – 25% Hybrid
Dates: August 31, 2022 – February 16, 2023
Days/Times:  Wednesdays 6:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Location:   NCCC Room CA-101
Cost: $850

 

Cost: $700

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Note:

*Students are responsible for all textbooks and specialty certification costs to include but not limited to CPR, PALS, ACLS, and ITLS/PHTLS as applicable. Courses subject to cancellation. – Due to Covid-19, Lectures may be done by zoom.

*Class size is limited. Applicants must meet as well as pass/satisfy all entrance requirements. To register or questions contact Rodney Hogg at 716-990-0321, or email: rhogg@niagaracc.suny.edu

TO REGISTER BY MAIL:   SEND PAYMENT ALONG WITH YOUR NAME, ADDRESS, DATE OF BIRTH, AND PHONE NUMBER TO: NCCC WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT; 3111 SAUNDERS SETTLEMENT RD, SANBORN, NY 14132.   PLEASE MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO NCCC AND BE SURE TO SPECIFY CLASS AND DATE.    IF YOU ARE A FUNDED STUDENT, PLEASE CLEARLY INDICATE.

*Seating is limited, please register early.
**NCCC reserves the right to cancel or postpone courses due to insufficient enrollment.

A 5% processing fee will be charged for all refunds paid through PayPal OR a $5.00 processing fee for all other payment options.

Contact

Rodney Hogg, EMT, CIC
Phone: 716-614-6473 (office) or 716-990-0321 (cell)
Email: rhogg@niagaracc.suny.edu