EMS Courses


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    If you have questions or need additional information about EMS courses or CE please contact:
    pamelaice@centura.org or 720-321-8970.


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  • AEMT & EMT Courses

  • Our program offers both AEMT and EMT certification.

    Students successfully completing our AEMT and EMT programs will be eligible to apply for National Registry and State of Colorado certification. Please find details about each program below.

    AEMT Dates, Information & Application:

    2017 Fall AEMT: August 22 - December 16, 2017
    Application Deadline: July 14, 2017

    Class Schedule: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5 to 9 p.m. and Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (with a lunch break).

  • The AEMT Course is the newest certification level from the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT). It contains 200 to 240 hours of classroom instruction and a minimum of 104 hours of clinical experience. Besides being competent in all of the skills of the EMT, the AEMT also has the ability to perform limited advanced skills and provide pharmacological intervention to emergency patients. The AEMT scope of practice is focused on the acute management and transportation of critical and emergent patients. For many communities, the AEMTs provide an option to provide high benefit, lower risk advanced skills for systems that cannot support or justify Paramedic level care. Students enrolled in the St. Anthony Program will also receive CPR training, NREMT certification, IV approval and EKG education. The course concludes with written and practical examinations at the AEMT level in accordance with the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technician training regulations. Entrance requirements include High school diploma, GED, or college transcript and a minimum age of 18 years.

    208 Classroom/Lab
    40 Clinical Hours (5-8 hour shifts) and 48 Field Hours (4-12 hour shifts)

    80% GPA required for passing.

    Tuition & Fees:
    $2,350 Tuition (Includes $250 non-refundable seat fee.)
    $100 Technology Fee 
    $95 Lab Fee 
    $2,545 Total

    Additional Costs (Costs below are approximate):
    Required textbook with Learning Management System (LMS): $275
    Background Check: $50
    Student Health Screening: (PPD, varicella, MMR & drug screening, at minimum) See detailed health screening and immunization information.

    Step I - Complete an online application. Begin online application process.
    Step II - Required Support Documentation to complete your application: (Detailed instructions will be included in your application confirmation email.)

    • Documentation of high school education - may be high school diploma, GED, or college transcript/degree.
    • Documentation of reading at the 10th grade level or higher - may be any of the following:  
      SAT, ACT, GED scores  
      Compass Placement Test score of 50+ Reading/English  
      Accuplacer Assessment Test scores of 60+ in Reading/English  
      Workforce Assessment Test (offered at WIA centers)  
      College Transcript/Degree

     

      Step III - Applicant acceptance process

      • 60 applications will be accepted for the available 36 seats in the course. Remaining applications will make up the wait list.
      • Upon reaching the maximum number of applications, the application period will automatically close. 
      • All support documentation must be submitted within two weeks of applying, for the application to be considered.
      • Upon careful evaluation of the completed applications - acceptance e-mails will be sent. 
      • Applicants with a St. Anthony affiliated Agency (who have met all admission requirements) will have priority
      • The waiting list will be composed of the 10 additional applicants. 
      • Accepted applicants must make a NON-refundable $250 seat-fee payment (cost included in tuition) within 7 days to confirm their attendance in the course OR their seat will be offered to someone on the waiting list.

       

      Step IV 
      Accepted Students must provide the following documentation by the given deadlines to the PreHospital Services Office:

      • Tuition paid in full 7 days prior to course start date (amount remaining after seat fee payment).
      • Completed & signed Student Health Form, with documentation of the following:
      • Measles, Mumps and Rubella Vaccination Status (Immunization Records or Titers may be used as proof)
      • Hepatitis B Vaccination Series (started)
      • Seasonal Flu vaccine (required November 1st  – March 31st
      • Tuberculosis Testing (PPD current within the last year OR Quantiferon Blood test
      • Background check
      • DOT Drug Screen/eScreen with synthetics for commonly abused controlled substances. All drug screening must be completed at a Centura Centers for Occupational Medicine (CCOM) facilities. (click here for more details.)

         


         

        Submitting an application does not guarantee acceptance into the program. 
        Because of the large number of individuals applying, ONLY COMPLETE APPLICATIONS (to include all required support documentation) will be considered for acceptance into the program. 
        Incomplete applications (without the required support documentation) will not be considered for admission. 
        Those individuals with incomplete applications will need to re-apply. 

        Acceptance into course will depend upon space available.

         

           

          • Individuals canceling prior to the first day of class will be refunded tuition paid, less the non-refundable seat fee.
          • Refunds requested after the beginning of class will be pro-rated based on hours attended (and less seat fee).
          • In the event St. Anthony's cancels the course, a 100 percent refund will be given. The refund will be exclusive of books, tools and supplies. 
          • This Institute does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, or veteran’s status. 
          • We reserve the right to cancel/alter courses.

        • EMT Dates, Information & Application

          2017 Summer Accelerated EMT Basic: June 19 - August 4, 2017
          Application Capacity is Full

          Class Schedule: Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (with a lunch break).

        • 156 Classroom/Lab 
          16 Clinical Hours (2 – 8 hr. shifts)

          80% GPA required for passing.

          Tuition & Fees:
          $1,300 Tuition (Includes $250 non-refundable seat fee.) 
          $95 Lab Fee 
          $1,395 Total

          Additional Costs (Costs below are approximate):
          Required textbook with Learning Management System (LMS): $225
          Background Check: $50
          Student Health Screening: (PPD, varicella, MMR & drug screening, at minimum) See detailed health screening and immunization information.

          Step I - Complete an online application. Begin online application process.
          Step II - Required Support Documentation to complete your application: (Detailed instructions will be included in your application confirmation email.)

          • Documentation of high school education - may be high school diploma, GED, or college transcript/degree.
          • Documentation of reading at the 10th grade level or higher - may be any of the following:  
            SAT, ACT, GED scores  
            Compass Placement Test score of 50+ Reading/English  
            Accuplacer Assessment Test scores of 60+ in Reading/English  
            Workforce Assessment Test (offered at WIA centers)  
            College Transcript/Degree

           

            Step III - Applicant acceptance process

            • 60 applications will be accepted for the available 36 seats in the course. The remaining applications will make up the wait list.
            • Upon reaching the maximum number of applications, the application period will automatically close. 
            • All support documentation must be submitted within two weeks of applying, for the application to be considered.
            • Upon careful evaluation of the completed applications - acceptance e-mails will be sent. 
            • Applicants with a St. Anthony affiliated Agency (who have met all admission requirements) will have priority
            • The waiting list will be composed of the 10 additional applicants. 
            • Accepted applicants must make a NON-refundable $250 seat-fee payment (cost included in tuition) within 7 days to confirm their attendance in the course OR their seat will be offered to someone on the waiting list.

             

            Step IV
            Accepted Students must provide the following documentation by the given deadlines to the PreHospital Services Office:

            • Tuition paid in full 7 days prior to course start date (amount remaining after seat fee payment).
            • Completed & signed Student Health Form, with documentation of the following:
            • Measles, Mumps and Rubella Vaccination Status (Immunization Records or Titers may be used as proof)
            • Hepatitis B Vaccination Series (started)
            • Seasonal Flu vaccine (required November 1st  – March 31st
            • Tuberculosis Testing (PPD current within the last year OR Quantiferon Blood test
            • Background check
            • DOT Drug Screen/eScreen with synthetics for commonly abused controlled substances. All drug screening must be completed at a Centura Centers for Occupational Medicine (CCOM) facilities. (click here for more details.)

               



              Submitting an application does not guarantee acceptance into the program. 
              Because of the large number of individuals applying, ONLY COMPLETE APPLICATIONS (to include all required support documentation) will be considered for acceptance into the program. 
              Incomplete applications (without the required support documentation) will not be considered for admission. 
              Those individuals with incomplete applications will need to re-apply. 

              Acceptance into course will depend upon space available.

               

                 

                • Individuals canceling prior to the first day of class will be refunded tuition paid, less the non-refundable seat fee.
                • Refunds requested after the beginning of class will be pro-rated based on hours attended (and less seat fee).
                • In the event St. Anthony PreHospital Services cancels the course, a 100 percent refund will be given. The refund will be exclusive of books, tools and supplies. 
                • This Institute does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, or veteran’s status. 
                • We reserve the right to cancel/alter courses.
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