This program is accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the EMS Professions CoAEMSP).
*2014-2015 Paramedic Technician Program Statistics*
18 started program, 15 completed (2 withdrew, 1 transferred)
Upon successful completion of the core Paramedic courses, you will be eligible to take the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic written and practical examinations in order to be licensed as an EMT-P in Wisconsin.
*National Registry Testing Results*
Completed: 1st Attempt 73%, 2nd Attempt 100%, 3rd Attempt N/A
You will be required to complete a Certified Background Check for clinical and field experience as well as state licensure.
Current WI Emergency Medical Services licensure as an EMT-B, EMT-IV or EMT-Intermediate is required.
Your program requires that you complete General Anatomy & Physiology (10-806-177) which has the following prerequisite: ACCPL Read >= 80 OR ACT Read >= 20 OR for programs requiring TEAS a Composite >= 50 OR Program Prep; ACCPL Sentence >= 83 OR ACT Engl >=18 OR for programs requiring TEAS a Composite >= 50 OR Program Prep; and 2 semesters of HS Chemistry OR Gen Chemistry (10-806-134) with C or better.
A current American Heart Association healthcare CPR provider card is required.
An approved health history form by FVTC Health Services office (A164) is required prior to entering clinical or field experience; to access the form, please go to www.fvtc.edu/healthservices