Emergency Medical Technology (CCL)

Program Information

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Emergency Medical Technology program includes techniques of emergency care, stabilization, and immobilization of victims of illness and injury. Recognition and documentation of signs and symptoms of illness and injury, intervention, and evaluation of the intervention, techniques for assessment, administration of oxygen, use of specific immobilization devices, and preparation for transportation are other areas of the program. This program is a prerequisite to other emergency response programs.

Program Notes

This program is not currently eligible for federal financial aid.

You must obtain a "C" grade or better in all courses required within the program.

In order to enroll in EMT104 and EMT104AB you must meet the following prerequisite requirements:

1.  Be at least 18 years of age at the time of registration (or have EMT Department approval) AND
2.  Have a current Healthcare Provider level CPR card* or enroll in EMT101 section starting prior to the start date for EMT104 class AND 
3.  You must have ONE of the following:

•  Associate’s degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution OR
•  Test “Exempt” on the ACCUPLACER reading assessment OR
•  Permission of EMT Dept (see attached Special Permission request)

If you do not meet these prerequisite requirements, you may request special permission to enroll in the course. To do so, have a current score of the ACCUPLACER reading assessment test on file (ACCUPLACER can be taken at no charge at GCC's Testing Center) and submit completed copy of Advisement packet page 4 to Rainier Perez in the EMT Department.  For additional information, email Rainier Perez.

The courses in this program may be applied to a more advanced certificate (CCL) in Paramedicine as well as to an AAS degree in Emergency Responses and Operations - Paramedicine if you are interested in continuing your education.

*List of accepted CPR cards included in the EMT Advisement packet.

Name: SID:
Advisor: Catalog Year:


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