EMT Training: Traditional Classroom

  • EMT Training: Traditional Classroom

    May 12, 2020
    6:00 p.m.–
    August 11, 2020
    10:00 p.m.

    IUP/Citizens Ambulance Training Center, 2712 West Pike Road, Indiana, PA 15701

    This program is primarily designed for future EMS personnel, but is appropriate for anyone who may respond to emergencies, including fire/rescue personnel, nurses, coaches or athletic trainers, safety professionals, etc.

    To register, visit IUP Marketplace.

  • Simulated BabyEMT Training Program Traditional Classroom

    The IUP Division of Emergency Services Training announces the summer 2020 Emergency Medical Technician course. This program is primarily designed for future EMS personnel, but is appropriate for anyone who may respond to emergencies, including fire/rescue personnel, nurses, coaches or athletic trainers, safety professionals, and others. Participants who successfully complete this program are eligible to take National Registry of EMT certification exams for both Pennsylvania certification and national certification as an EMT.

    Location

    IUP/Citizens Ambulance Training Center
    2712 West Pike Road
    Indiana, PA 15701

    Dates 

    May 12 through August 11, 2020

    Times/Days

    • Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6:00–10:00 p.m.
    • One Monday Evening, August 10th, 6:00-10:00 p.m.

    $550 (EMT Cognitive Prep)* plus additional fees as required. (prices are subject to change)

    Students are Responsible for:

    • EMT e-textbook: Caroline Navigate 2 Flip Classroom Digital supplement ISBN: 9781284159295
      • Purchase your Access Code for the program Before May 12, 2020 so you can log on to your online class at Orientation.
      • Order this through Jones & Bartlett Learning online or call JB Customer Service a 1-800-832-0034
    • Clinical-Field-Capstone Requirements
    • Castle Branch account ($89)
      • Physical examination(s)
      • Required blood work (site dependent)
      • Drug screen(s) (site dependent)
      • Clearances: Criminal reporting (act 34), FBI Fingerprinting (Act 114), Child Abuse (act 33)
    • Parking at clinical or field site
    • Fuel for your personnel vehicle to travel to and from class
    • Fuel for your personnel vehicle to travel to and from clinical/field sites
    • National Registry CBE ($80 per attempt)
    • Liability insurance ($38)

    Course Requirements

    Students must be at least 18 years of age to enroll.

    Course includes classroom, skill, and field sessions. Students must meet minimum physical capabilities of the Pennsylvania Department of Health. In addition to scheduled dates, students must complete National Incident Management System (NIMS) 100/700 courses through free online modules.  

    *Students must also complete 10 patient contacts at an approved site, which will require up-to-date immunizations/TB test, criminal clearances, and HIPPA Training through Castle Branch as well as student malpractice insurance through HPSO.

    Registration

    Preregistration is required. Anyone interested in attending should complete the registration form and make the deposit by.

    • Deposit and payment must be made on Marketplace by May 1, 2020.
    • Choose: Emergency Medical Training
    • Next choose which class you plan on attending (e.g., traditional, hybrid, etc.)
    • Add to cart
    • Check out 
    • The form used for payment will also be your application

    Enrollment is limited and will be accepted until the class is filled. IUP reserves the right to cancel any program due to insufficient enrollment, at which time deposit/registration fees would be refunded. Late registration will be accepted if space is available. The remaining balance is due no later than May 10, 2020.

    College Credit for IUP Students

    IUP students who successfully complete the EMT course at IUP are eligible for up to four transfer credits through the department of Kinesiology, Health, and Sport Science. For more information, see the EMT Credit Transfer Agreement.

    IUP Emergency Services Training

    2712 West Pike Road
    Indiana, PA 15701
    Phone: 724-357-4051
    tgordish@iup.edu