Paramedic Technical Certificate

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This is a 12 month Special Admissions Paramedic Training Program. Students MUST be Licensed in the state of Tennessee as an EMT Advanced to be considered for admission.

Deadline to apply is July 1st. Application by June 1st is preferred. Testing and interview process is requiref for selection.

MALPRACTICE: Students are required to obtain malpractice insurance for participation in the Paramedic program. Malpractices insurance should be good for one year from the beginning of the paramedic program.

PROGRAM COSTS: in addition to tuition and lab fees, students may have additional costs ranging from $400-$1,000 to cover uniforms, physical examinations 


Course Notes Credits mc
 EMSP 1801
Fund of Paramedics I
   8 Milestone Course
EMSP 1401
Paramedic Skills Lab I
   4 Milestone Course
 EMSP 1311
Paramedic Clinical I
   3 Milestone Course
Semester Credits    15  


Course Notes Credits mc
EMSP 2802
Fund of Paramedics II
  8 Milestone Course
EMSP 2402
Paramedic Skills Lab I
  4 Milestone Course
 EMSP 2412
Paramedic Clinical II
  4 Milestone Course
Semester Credits   16  


Course Notes Credits mc
 EMSP 2403 
Paramedic Capstone
  4 Milestone Course
 EMSP 2303
Paramedic Practicum
  3 Milestone Course
 EMSP 2513
Paramedic Field Internship
  5 Milestone Course
Semester Credits   12  


To stay on track, these courses must be taken in order.




General Advising Notes

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This program is not designed to transfer.

General Advising Notes

This is a 12 month technical certificate with all courses in a single semester as co-requisites, and all previous courses required as prerequisites. Permits are required for courses. Contact department for permits. 

ENGL1010 and ENGL 0810
ACAD 1100 and READ 0810
MATH 1530 and MATH 0530

Milestone Courses

Based on prior students experiences, students who do well in these courses are more likely to graduate on time in this program.

All courses must be passed with a C (77%) grade or higher in order to be eligible for National Registry Certification Exams.

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