Emergency Medical Services

EMS Important Information

All EMS courses require proof of a high school diploma, GED, or college transcript and that a copy of the student’s high school diploma, GED be kept on file. Wilson Community College recognizes high school diplomas from regionally accredited schools, private high schools or home schools registered with the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction. Wilson Community College will also accept high school diplomas from correspondence schools that are accredited by the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC) and/or a regional accrediting agency, such as the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

Student Fees

Fees listed include registration, student technology ($5.00) and student security ($15.00). There are NO fee waivers for student technology and student security fees.

*Preregistration required three days prior to class for all Emergency Medical Services courses.

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AHA Training Site
Wilson Community College is a training site for the American Heart Association and certifies students in Healthcare Provider, Heart Saver CPR/AED (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation/Automated External Defibrillator), PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support), ACLS (Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support) and Heart Saver CPR/AED/First Aid.

CPR for Healthcare Providers/BLS for Healthcare Providers

The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Classroom Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner.

Students are required to obtain CPR as a pre-requisite for many areas of study, such as the Nursing and Nurse Aide programs, Emergency Medical Services, and Medical Technology.

 

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The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Classroom Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner.

Students are required to obtain CPR as a pre-requisite for many areas of study, such as the Nursing and Nurse Aide programs, Emergency Medical Services, and Medical Technology.

CPR for Healthcare Providers

Date Time Location Cost Registration Deadline
July 26, 2014 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Coastal Plain Law Enforcement Training Center
3997 Ward Blvd., Wilson NC
Room X100

$70.00 Tuition
$5.00 CPR Card Fee

July 24, 2014 at 4:00 p.m.

 

ID Course Title CEU Location Start Date Meets on Time Instructor Additional Information Last Day to Register
Medical Responder 8.2 Police Academy X-100 09/03/14 11/17/14 Monday and Wednesday 06:30 PM 09:30 PM Staff Requirements: Must be 18 years of age, high school graduate, G.E.D. equivalent or TABE reading score at 10th grade level (must provide Diploma or TABE test results); provide North Carolina photo identification.
Fee waived for EMS, Fire, Law (SWAT Personnel Only) and Rescue. Affiliation Agency is required. Wilson Community College EMS classes are not currently accredited to be counted toward the National Standard curriculum. Classes do meet the criteria for the North Carolina Office of Emergency Medical Services curriculum. The Class is subject to fees unless exempt (must provide proof of affiliation). No exemptions are allowed for the CPR card fee and the insurance fees.
Required Book: Emergency Medical Responder, Your First Response in Emergency Care, 5th Edition; ISBN 13: 9781449693008
approximately: $0.00
09/02/14

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