EMS

EMT Courses

Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT)

($180 or waived + $120 resource fee + $80 supply fee + $12 AHA fee + $16.55 insurance fee + $3 student ID)
AEMT training includes more invasive procedures than are covered at the EMT level, including IV therapy, the use of advanced airway devices, and provides for advanced assessment skills. AEMTs typically administer the same medications as an EMT plus several additional medications. Like all other EMT levels, their scope of practice is governed by the state and/or their medical director.

Hybrid/Archdale and Moodle Online
EMS 4300AX H2455 - 6-10P, MW, and online, 7/10-11/1
The last day of class (11/1) will meet from 6-9P; there will be NO CLASS on Monday, 9/4.

EMT*

($180 or waived + $78 + $18 + $3 + $.55)
This course follows the guidelines established by the N.C. Office of EMS. Student prerequisites: High school diploma or general education development (GED) and successful completion of an entrance exam assessing basic reading comprehension skills at a minimum at the eleventh-grade level. Students receive instruction in emergency care procedures, operational aspects of the EMT's role, and developing emergency care skills.

Archdale
64161 - 6-10P, TTh, 8A-5P every other Sat, 1/9/18-5/10/18; NO CLASSES 3/29 and 3/31; Saturday classes will meet 1/20, 2/3, 2/17, 3/3, 3/17, 4/7, 4/21 and 5/5

Asheboro
63761 - 9A-4P, MWF, 1/22/18-4/13/18; NO CLASSES 3/30 and 4/2

Admission Requirements

EMT Hybrid*

($180 or waived + $18 + $.55 + $78 + $3)
This course follows the guidelines established by the N.C. Office of EMS. Student prerequisites: High school diploma or general education development (GED) and successful completion of an entrance exam assessing basic reading comprehension skills at a minimum at the eleventh-grade level. Students receive instruction in emergency care procedures, operational aspects of the EMT's role, and developing emergency care skills.

Hybrid/Randleman Center - Online/Moodle
64160 - 8-5P, Every Sa and online, 1/27/18-4/28/18; NO CLASS 3/31

EMT Entrance Requirements:

  • Student must be 17 years of age on or before the official end date of the course
  • Successfully complete an exam assessing basic reading comprehension skills at a minimum of the eleventh-grade level or higher. (Must be within the last 3 years)
  • If degree is older than 3 years, then student must complete reading assessment exam.
  • If student has already graduated high school (more than 5 years ago), then they must complete the reading assessment exam.
  • Asset score of 38 or higher
  • TABE score of 602 or higher

EMT Refresher

($180 or waived + $12 + $.55)
This course follows the guidelines established by the N.C. Office of EMS. Student prerequisites: High school diploma or general education development (GED) and successful completion of an entrance exam assessing basic reading comprehension skills at a minimum at the tenth-grade level. Students must also possess an EMT-B certification. Students receive instruction in emergency care procedures, operational aspects of the EMT's role, and developing emergency care skills.

Hybrid/Randleman - Online/Moodle
62271 -
8A-5P, W, 6/21; 8A-5P, ThF, 8/10 & 8/11; online, 6/21-8/11
62538 - 8A-5P, W, 9/27; 8A-5P, ThF, 11/16 & 11/17; online, 9/27-11/17

EMT Intermediate

($180 or waived + $.55 + $80 + $12 + $16 + $110 + $3)
EMT-I training includes more invasive procedures than are covered at the EMT-Basic level, including IV therapy, the use of advanced airway devices, and provides for advanced assessment skills. EMT Intermediates typically administer the same medications as an EMT-B plus several additional medications. Like all other EMT levels, their scope of practice is governed by the State and/or their Medical Director.

Hybrid/Asheboro - Online/Moodle
57639 - 9A-5P, T or Th, and online, July 19/21-Dec. 6/8, 2016 (This is a flip-flop class)

EMT-Paramedic

($180 or waived + $.55 + $35 + $16 + $170 + $150 + $3)
Prerequisite: EMT-Basic credential or candidate pending; high school diploma or general educational development (GED); successful completion of an entrance exam assessing basic reading comprehension and English skills at a minimum at the post-secondary grade level; demonstration of math skills at a minimum at the high school grade level; as a prerequisite or corequisite: successful completion of EMS 3000 Anatomy and Physiology or higher. The EMT-Paramedic course will follow the N.C. Office of EMS. This course offers instruction in all phases of prehospital advanced life support. Instruction includes EKG interpretation, as well as skills associated with the treatment and assessment of the cardiac, trauma and pediatric patients. ACLS, PALS & PHTLS are also covered.

Asheboro
54166 - 6-10P, MW, 9A-4P, F, 1/4/2016-10/23/2017
54186 - 6-10P, TTh, 9A-4P, Sa, 1/5/2016-10/24/2017

Student Medical Form
EMS Application for Admission
Admission Requirements

Emergency Medical Responder

($180 or waived + $12 + $.55)

This course follows the guidelines established by the NC Office of EMS. Students receive instruction in emergency care procedures, operational aspects of the Medical Responder’s role, and developing emergency care skills.

Asheboro (CEIC)
EMS 4100AX H3576 - 6-9P, MW, 10/30-12/6, and online

EMR Entrance Requirements:
Student must be 17 years of age on or before the official end date of the course.
• Possession of a high school diploma, high school equivalency or successful completion of an exam assessing basic reading comprehension skills at a minimum of the 10th-grade level.

Online Courses

Anatomy & Physiology for EMS Providers

($180 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64812 - 2/7/18-4/25/18

EMT-I to AEMT Transition

($125 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64813 - 2/15/18-3/14/18

EMT-B to EMT Transition

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64814 - 3/1/18-3/21/18

EMT-P to Paramedic Transition

($125 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64815 - 3/29/18-5/9/18

Ventilation/Oxygenation/Airway Management (BLS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64520 - 1/11/18-1/24/18

Special Healthcare Needs/Ethics (BLS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64550 - 2/1/18-2/14/18

Cardiac Arrest/VAD/Cardiac Emergencies (BLS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64551 - 3/1/18-3/14/18

Environmental Emergencies (BLS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64552 - 4/1/18-4/18/18

OB/GYN/Neonatal (BLS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64553 - 5/3/18-5/16/18

Patient Assessment (BLS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64555 - 5/30/18-6/13/18

Altered Mental Status/Toxicology (Opioids) (BLS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64556 - 7/12/18-7/25/18

Pediatrics/Pediatric CPR (BLS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64559 - 8/2/18-8/15/18

Mechanism of Injury, Trauma Assessment/Field Triage/CNS Injury (BLS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64560 - 9/6/18-9/19/18

Soft Tissue/Hemorrhage Control & Burns (BLS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64565 - 10/4/18-10/17/18

Infection Diseases/Control/Health & Wellness (BLS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64566 - 11/1/18-11/14/18

Pediatrics/Ped. Cardiac Arrest/Ped. Transports (BLS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64568 - 12/6/18-12/19/18


 

Soft Tissue/Burns (ALS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64522 - 1/18/18-1/31/18

Capnography/Airway/Ventilation Management (ALS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64523 - 2/15/18-3/7/18

Basic EKG (ALS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64524 - 3/15/18-3/28/18

Pharmacology (ALS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64527 - 4/12/18-5/2/18

Neonatology/Obstetrics (ALS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64528 - 5/17/18-5/30/18

Stroke/CHF/VAD (ALS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64529 - 6/14/18-6/27/18

Patient Assessment (ALS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64530 - 7/19/18-8/1/18

Geriatric Emergencies (ALS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64531 - 8/16/18-8/29/18

Toxicology (ALS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64532 - 9/13/18-9/26/18

Musculoskeletal Injuries/Field Triage/Hemorrhage Control/TXA (ALS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64535 - 10/18/18-10/31/18

Pediatrics/Ped. Cardiac Arrest (ALS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64537 - 11/15/18-11/28/18

Infection Control Update (ALS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64540 - 11/30/18-12/13/18

Infectious Diseases/Sepsis/Health & Wellness (ALS)

($70 or waived)

Online/Moodle
64542 - 12/7/18-12/20/18

Fire Department Courses

No classes scheduled at this time.

Fee exempt if affiliated with an emergency services agency.


EMS Registration for Seated Courses

To register for a seated EMS course, please call 336-633-0268. You will also need to fill out this form.


EMS Registration Form for Online Courses

To register Online:

  1. Find the course name and course number to register for your desired course(s).
  2. If you are fee waived, click here for the online registration form. If you have not received verification from RCC within 72 hours please call 336-633-4165. If you are not fee waived, please register in person or by phone at 336-633-4165.
  3. Students may register after the course starts as long as the census date has not passed.
  4. Once you are registered, you will receive an email with further instructions on how to login. Remember that you will not have access to the course until the first day of class.

To register by Phone:

  1. Find the course name and course number to register for your desired course.
  2. Call our Continuing Education Registration Team at 336-633-4165 between the hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday - Thursday, and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday.
  3. Students may register after the course starts as long as the census date has not passed.. Once you are registered, the Continuing Education Registration staff will give you further instructions on how to login to your course. Remember that you will not have access to the course until the first day of class.

Course Fees:

  1. If you are affiliated (paid or volunteer) with a fire department, rescue squad, EMS service, or law enforcement agency in North Carolina, your fees are waived and you only have to pay for any required books, card fees and insurance that may apply.
  2. Course fees vary from $70-180 per course depending on the number of hours within the course. In-state and out-of-state tuition for continuing education is the same.

Click on the Moodle link in the MyRCC tab at the top of this page to access your course(s) on their start date.