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BC3 Academic Catalog: 2022-2023 
BC3 Academic Catalog: 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Emergency Services - EMS Option, Workplace Certificate

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This certificate program prepares the student for an entry-level position in the pre-hospital and clinical healthcare environments. Along with the Emergency Medical Technician Certification course, this program offers courses in business and communications. These additional skill sets, outside of the practitioner certification, prepare students to pursue career opportunities or to further their education while working in the healthcare field. Employment opportunities can include hospital emergency departments, ambulance services, and similar positions. Successful completion of this program may potentially lead to professional licensure/certification.  Licensure/certification may be global, national, or state-specific.  This program meets requirements for the State of Pennsylvania.  Requirements for other states may vary.

Minimum - 28 credits


1 Students will receive 7 credit hours toward the completion of the degree for an approved EMT certification. Guidelines for the acceptance of the certification can be obtained from the Dean of Admissions and College Registrar.

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