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 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.
NIMS ICS 100b, 700, and Hazmat Awareness are a requirement for this class.
How to register and pay
- Basic EMT: Complete the non-matriculated student form and submit to the Registrars office. A confirmation email with how to access the student portal and billing information will arrive within 24 hours.
- Basic EMT Refresher and AEMT: Click here to register and pay through our secure online system. 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.
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