EMT Basic Training

HCC is offering this free, in-person training in partnership with AMR/NCTI. 

WHERE: AMR, 595 Cottage Street, Springfield, MA 01104

AMR/NCTI Springfield has partnered with Holyoke Community College to offer an Emergency Medical Technician training course through a workforce development grant. This program is a 12-week interactive lecture/practical with the latest in materials and information provided by an experienced instructor, as well as teaching adjuncts who actively provide patient care at an EMT or Paramedic level. The course will be held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. plus sporadic Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. to master the practical skills.

Students must possess a valid driver's license, high school diploma and/or equivalent, and provide Covid vaccination documentation.

** Medical exemptions for Covid vaccinations are not permitted** 

A background check and drug screening will be secured by the applicant following the interview process. Textbooks and tuition will be covered by the grant and Holyoke Community College. Students are responsible for all other costs, including state/national licensing fees and practical testing.

All applicants will be afforded the opportunity to an interview and entrance exam to ensure the applicant is a good fit for the program. Interviews and entrance exams will be held at AMR, 595 Cottage Street, Springfield on Mondays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Any questions or concerns, please reach out to Amy.Warner@gmr.net.

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