Emergency Service Programs

Helping People Save Lives

The EMT programs are designed for individuals who want to be part of the preparedness, response and recovery efforts in emergency situations. We are dedicated to promoting a sufficient, stable, and well-trained EMS workforce, as well as enhancing the health and safety of all EMS providers. Emergency Medical Services (EMS) professionals get to help people in some of their most trying times. With the right training, you will be prepared to handle some of the most difficult challenges and situations while saving a life or bringing a new life into the world!

EMT Career Pathways 

In the EMT program, you will gain a strong foundation in emergency medical practice and prepare for certification. Once certified, you can begin a career as an EMT, or continue your education to become a paramedic, nurse or other emergency medical professional.

 To be notified when the class is available, please use this Request Form.

Basic EMT*
Basic EMT Refresher
Advanced EMT (AEMT)

* Basic EMT now earns 6 college credits with successful completion.

Basic EMT and Refresher are scheduled in the Fall (early September),  Spring (early January) and Summer (late June).  All courses dates will be provided 4-6 weeks prior to the course starting. 

COVID19 vaccinations are mandated in order to complete the program requirements and become certified

To be notified when a course start, please complete this request form.

All Students must be 17 by the NYS certifying exam.
 
Registration: 
Basic EMT (click here)
Complete the non-matriculated student form and submit to the Registrar's office at registration@clinton.edu.  A confirmation email with how to access the student portal and billing information will arrive after your registration is processed. 
 
Registration: 
Basic EMT Refresher (click here) 
or
AEMT (click here) 
Registration is completed online unless being sponsored*. 
* Bill your Sponsor/Employer: If your agency is paying for the course we will accept a Commit to Pay that allows us to bill your agency.
 
A candidate with a criminal conviction may attend and complete all of the requirements of the EMT-Basic course. However, the candidate will not be permitted to take the NYS certification exam until the DOH has reviewed the circumstances of the conviction(s) and makes a determination that the candidate does not demonstrate a risk or danger to patients. For more information about this policy,click here.
 
EMT students will be required to complete the following forms the first night of class.
and complete forms the instructors provides
 
Completion is required prior to taking your written exam.
NIMS and HAZMAT AWARENESS 
NIMS IS-100.b
NIMS IS-700.a
Hazmat Awareness
NIMS ICS   100b, 700, and Hazmat Awareness are a requirement for this class. 
 
Basic EMT: $800 plus textbook
 
Basic EMT Refresher: $335 up to one week prior to the start of the course.
$385 one week prior to the start of the course, plus textbook
 
AEMT: $1000 up to one week prior to the start of the course.
$1050 one week prior to the start of course, plus textbook
 
Textbook link is provided at registration.
Final NYS EMT certifcation exam: $28.00 [only eligible students may take the exam]

 

How  to register and pay
NYS Department of Health EMS Reimbursement Information

Qualified NYS EMS agencies may be able to have their tuition expense reimbursed through the NYS Department of Health, Bureau of Emergency Services. Reimbursement for tuition expenses paid at the beginning of an EMT's EMS training program can only be obtained after the class is completed and the student receives his/her certification card. To obtain reimbursement for the full tuition (tuition only, not text or other training materials) the agency requesting reimbursement must complete a State of New York STANDARD VOUCHER (form AC 92).

Click here for the Agency Voucher: NYS Agency Voucher

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