Oakland Community College 


Certificate of Achievement


   This program is designed for persons directly involved or intending to become involved in Emergency Care Services (e.g., ambulance employees, fire department Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs)). It is limited to students who have been accepted into the EMS Program and will certify them in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, Hazardous Materials Awareness and Extrication. Successful completion will enable the student to take the National Registry Examination to qualify for state licensing as an EMT. Interested students must attend an EMS orientation session, fill out an application for admission to the program, and pass a criminal background investigation and drug test.

Required Courses Credits
EMS 1010 EMT I 5
EMS 1020 EMT II 5
EMS 1100 EMT Clinical 1
EMS 12001 Rescue/Extrication 1
  Total 12

1   Or state extrication certificate