NEWS MEDIA CONTACT:
Contact: Suzanne A. Sparling, APR, CPRC
Office:    321-433-7022 
Cell:         321-537-6986
Email:     sparlings@easternflorida.edu

Applications Being Accepted for EMT and Paramedic Programs

May 23, 2016 - The Public Safety Institute at Eastern Florida State College is recruiting students for its upcoming Emergency Medical Technician and Paramedic programs.

The deadline for applications is July 1, 2016.  Intake is scheduled for July 11 by invitation.  Classes will begin on August 15 and run for 16 weeks through the fall. 

All prospective students must complete the online application for admission to Eastern Florida State College and the separate online applicationto the Public Safety Institute.

The EMT program is designed to train individuals for entry level positions in emergency medical and first responder services.  Graduates can also gain certification that will allow them to continue their education into the fire service or paramedics. 

The Paramedic program is designed for students to complete their EMS education by securing a State of Florida Paramedic certificate.  The Paramedic certified personnel can then declare their major to finish and obtain an Associate Degree in EMS.

For additional information and instructions, contact Melissa Walker at 321- 433-5637 or walkerme@easternflorida.edu.