How do I become an EMT in California?
The EMT-Basic course is designed to train individuals in skills and knowledge necessary to complete the National Registry EMT examination and to achieve certification as an Emergency Medical Technician.
RC Health Services has partnered with Cascade Training Center to provide hands-on skills training to our EMT Students at their locations in Washington, Oregon, and Northern California!
Since 2002 Cascade has provided individuals, healthcare organizations, public safety agencies and corporate entities with resuscitation, safety and compliance solutions from the most basic workplace safety class to the most advanced healthcare resuscitation programs.
Cascade Training Center’s training network currently credentials over 100,000 individuals per year through active training programs in all 50 states and six strategically located Training Centers in California, Oregon, and Washington. Whether you are an individual looking for a specific certification class or a multi-state organization looking for a total education and compliance program, Cascade has a patient care focused and cost-effective solution for you.
How does it work?
Complete the didactic portion online:
The student will spend 152 hours completing the 41 chapters online and have full access to the e-books, audio books, interactive videos, and flashcards on our user-friendly portal.
Complete the hands-on skills training sessions:
Each student will complete two hands-on skills practice days (over medical and trauma) and at least one National Registry skills competency test. These hands-on skills days are posted in advance to accommodate our students' schedules. The hands-on skills days can be completed either in Seattle or Tacoma, Washington.
Complete the clinical internship:
Students will complete a 48-hour (four 12-hour shifts) clinical internship at an EMS facility in their local vicinity.
RC Health Services aims to train the highest quality "street-ready" EMTs that meet the ever-growing demands of highly skilled and knowledgeable healthcare workers.
Whether you're looking to start a career in EMS, or looking for practical, hands-on experience for nursing school, medical school, PA school, or to be a firefighter, the RC Health Services EMT-Basic Course is the perfect starting point for you!
TOTAL TUITION $1399 INCLUDES:
- eBook and audiobook
- BLS for Healthcare Provider Class
- Polo Shirt for Clinical Rotations
- Clinical Rotation Fees
- Criminal Background Check
- Drug Screen (done within 30 days of Clinical Orientation)
- Clinical I.D. Badge
- Liability Insurance
BEFORE YOUR CLINICAL ROTATIONS, YOU MUST TURN IN:
- A medical history and physical form completed by your physician or clinic
- Copies of proof of the required immunizations
- Other forms required given upon enrollment