Are you an emergency medical technician (EMT) looking to increase your skills for your job?
Academically YOURS, we can help you gain more skills to advance in your career.
What can I do with this in the workforce?
Public and private organizations including EMS agencies and fire departments typically employ advanced emergency medical technicians.
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What is HACC’s program like?
Our program is 240 hours, which you can complete in four months.
Classes are on-site as well as through Virtual Learning. Through classroom lecture and discussion, online content, lab sessions and clinical experiences, you will gain the knowledge and skills in accordance with the National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Educational standards for an AEMT. You are required to complete clinical hours in a hospital’s Emergency Department and EMS agencies.
We build on your knowledge and abilities as an EMT and introduce you to the cognitive and psychomotor competencies required to function as an entry-level AEMT.
Our program is designed to prepare you to:
Once you complete the program, you are eligible to attend a Pennsylvania Department of Health/National Registry of EMT’s AEMT psychomotor exam and complete the National Registry of EMT’s AEMT certification exam.
What classes will I take?
Can I transfer my credits to a four-year college or university?
When you complete an associate degree, you can continue and transfer credits to a four-year school.
Where can I complete this program?
For your convenience, you can complete your classes at our Harrisburg Campus.
Does HACC offer scholarships?
Yes! Through the HACC Foundation, scholarships are available. Please visit hacc.edu/scholarships for details and deadlines.
When can I apply?
You can complete spring, summer and fall classes at HACC. Please use the information below to contact us to learn start dates and enrollment deadlines.
How can I learn more?
We are passionate about providing a high-quality education and an opportunity for you to pursue your goals. Please contact the EMS unit at the Senator John J. Shumaker Public Safety Center (PSC) at 717-780-2458 for more information.