The EMT class consists of a 10-week course totaling 212 hours of course material in Emergency Medical Technician Basic. The Courses are specifically designed to prepare the student for a career as a professional Emergency Healthcare Provider in the pre-hospital setting. This course material is drawn from the current National Education Standards Curriculum. This program places a strong emphasis on academic achievement within the specified curriculum as well as a solid understanding of the importance of teamwork. Key objectives of understanding:

Critical thinking skills
Clinical knowledge and application for treatment of the sick and injured
Common sense approach to solve problems
Safety of ourselves and others
Ethics and Integrity

Course Schedule:  TBD

Course Time: Monday and Wednesday

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Course Hours

Didactic & Skills: 188 Hours
Clinical: 24 Hours
Total: 212 Hours
Cost: $1200



Total Course Fee: $1,200


The Deposit/Registration Fee: $400 enrollment fee is required to enroll in the course and will be deducted from the total tuition.  If payment is not made in full the student will have 14 days from the course start date to pay the balance or will be placed on a payment plan.

A Non-Refundable $100.00 fee will be retained by OCEMT for any course cancellations occurring 14 days or less from the start date of the course.




  • American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Provider Certification
  • 5.11 Tactical polo and pants
  • Stethescope
  • Paramedic Mentor
  • NREMT Preparation
  • NREMT and State of California Skills Verification
  • Course Completion Certificate


  • Must show proof of High School Graduations such as H.S. Diploma or High School Transcript verifying graduation, G.E.D, or ATB
  • Have a current CPR for Healthcare Provider certification (Course provided the second day of class)
  • No criminal background
  • 18 years of age by National Registry Exam Appointment


Students are required to purchase the following e-textbook and online resources prior to the start of class.  Please click on the hyperlinks to purchase.

E-Textbook and Navigate 2 Preferred Online Resource 
Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured Includes Navigate 2 Preferred Access,
12th Edition

ISBN: 9781284243796
Total: $174.17

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FISDAP Assessment package

ISBN: 9781284131987
Total:  $94.50

You will need a Laptop, iPad or Smart Phone for online access

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