The Morning Call (Sunday)
LCCC offers EMT class in Schuylkill
Lehigh Carbon Community College will partner with Lehigh Valley Health Network to offer an emergency medical technician training program in Schuylkill County Jan. 18 through May 17. Classes will be held 6:30-9:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays and 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays at LCCC Tamaqua at the Morgan Center.
The class is for individuals who are likely to respond to pre-hospital emergencies or those considering a medical career. Cost is $1,350, text and gear included. Students must be at least 16 years of age. Upon successful completion, students 18 years or older will be eligible to test for the National Registry EMTcredential.
Acceptance into the EMT program is selective and requires the submission of a physician release form and proof of medical insurance.
To register, go to any LCCC campus or contact Registration and Student Records at 610-799-1197 and select “3” when prompted, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. edu. For course information, call 610-799-1669, email email@example.com or go to