The Emergency Medical Service Programs are designed to provide certification in CPR, First Aid, Medical Responder, EMT (Emergency Medical Technician) and Paramedic. Continuing Education is available to rescue squads, ambulance services, fire departments, and law enforcement agencies. CPR and EMT re-certification classes are offered when needed, for renewal of certificates. Any of these courses are offered to interested citizens, business, industries, and church groups. Classes are held on campus, online, and throughout the county.
Salary: (Wayne County)
Paramedic: based on skills, certifications, etc.
EMT Requirements -PLUS
Current completion of EMT course
Completed approved Anatomy & Physiology course
After successful completion of EMT course, student may sit for NC OEMS certification and/or EMT National Registry.
After successful completion of Paramedic course, student may sit for NC OEMS certification.
Registration: $180.00 (unless fee exempt)
Malpractice Insurance: $13.00
Student Insurance: $0.55
Parking Pass/sticker: $2.00
WCC ID Badge: $3.00 ($1.00 for existing badge)
EMT: $182.00 (WCC Bookstore)
Paramedic: $313.50 (WCC Bookstore)
Black EMS or Approved Pants- approx. $30.00
Plain Black Belt- approx. $10.00
Black work boots- approx. $40.00
Standard wrist watch- approx. $10.00
Stethoscope- approx. $20.00