Emergency Medical Technician-Basic (EMT-B) with CPR

ONETOnline states that Emergency Medical Technicians: “Assess injuries, administer emergency medical care, and extricate trapped individuals. Transport injured or sick persons to medical facilities.”

This training prepares students for the Connecticut state-certified EMT-B exam. Training includes hands on instruction in administering first-aid and life-support functions including: patient assessment; airway management; shock and resuscitation, various medical emergencies, trauma, EMS operations; and more.

This training includes the Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Certification, books and student kit (stethoscope & blood pressure cuff).

The exam fees, uniform and watch with the second hand are not included in the course cost. Students will be prepared to take the State written and practical exams upon successful completion of this course. Written exam will need to be schedule with NREMT and the practical exam with an approved test provider.

NOTE: Background checks are required for most allied health positions. Students with felony convictions may have difficulty obtaining employment in these fields. 


Our certificate programs have been enhanced to provide you with the skills necessary to start your new career and how to make a successful transition from training to career. Topics covered are: Classroom Success, Navigating the Workplace, Soft Skills, Resume/Cover Letter Prep, Interview/Job Search Techniques. Students must complete this additional 12hr course in order to receive their certificate. This course is included in the cost of the certificate.

Dates are posted on the course page, here.


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Pass assessment tests for reading and math. Call our Customer Service Center at (860) 906-5130 to schedule testing. Individuals with college experience may request the assessment tests be waived.


Course Code: HMED G5207


Day/Time: Tue/Thu 5:30pm to 9:30pm; and Sat 8:30am to 1pm

Room: 318

Instructor: Kevin Ferraroti

Cost: $1,799 (plus certification fees and uniform)