Emergency Medical Technician - Basic Certification Course

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours, Weekends

Instructional Program (CIP)

Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic). 510904


The EMT-Basic Certificate Course represents the first response of the emergency medical system. Be prepared to care for patients at the scene of an accident and transport patients by ambulance to the hospital under the direction of more highly trained medical personnel. Learn basic emergency skills to assess a patient’s condition and manage respiratory, cardiac, and trauma emergencies. This course combines 100 hours of online training, and 80 hours of classroom instruction that includes hands on learning. Participants will be required to schedule ambulance ride-alongs outside of regular class hours. This course is approved by the State of Delaware Office of Emergency Medical Services and the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians.

Accuplacer placement test; 18 years of age


Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements



Delaware Technical Community College- Owens - Non Credit

WIOA Approved Program


Curriculum Competency Based


Training Location(s)

Delaware Tech - Owens Campus - Georgetown, DE

Local WIB

1 - Statewide

Name of Credential

DE Office of Emergency Medical Services

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

WIOA; Internal Scholarship; SEED+

Refund Policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - DE Office of Emergency Medical Services

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

Testing/Exam Fees

$70.00 Exam

In-State/District Tuition


Other Fees

$25.00 State of Delaware Certification Fee

Out-of-State/District Tuition


Total In-State Program Cost


Total Out-of-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

29-2042.00Emergency Medical Technicians
$0.00 per hour
Required Certification: Emergency Medical Technician

Provider Status



21179 College Drive, Georgetown, Delaware 19947

Phone Number

(302) 259-6364

Fax Number

(302) 259-6754

Web Address

Last Updated

Jul 27, 2022


Jul 06, 2017


Jul 01, 2023