East San Gabriel Valley Regional Occupational Program and Technical Center



East San Gabriel Valley ROP/TC

1501 Del Norte Street, West Covina, CA  91790



8:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Monday -  Friday

Instructor: Brian Richling


Certificate Program Description

An Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) is an entry-level patient care provider in the field of emergency medical services.  Many paramedics, doctors, nurses, and firefighters have used their EMT education and experience as a stepping-stone to their new career. EMTs have the knowledge and skills to provide emergency care and transportation of patients. They can work in a variety of roles and are often the first on the scene of accidents, medical emergencies, and natural disasters.


Prerequisites: Meet admissions requirements (page 9). 


Proof of the following immunizations must also be provided:  Hepatitis B Vaccine/immunity: A Hepatitis-B vaccine (start of 3 shot series or signed refusal form), Proof of Hepatitis-B vaccine shot series completed, positive Hepatitis-B Titer, or signed refusal form.   Tuberculosis: A negative TB skin test (within three months of the beginning of the course), or a negative chest x-ray for positive skin tests.


Technology Requirements:  Flash Drive, Wrist Watch with second hand, Pen-Lite, tablet, Blood Pressure Cuff/Stethoscope.


Required Supplies:  Uniform, Boots, 3-ring binder, tab dividers, highlighters, pens, and pencils.


Student Outcomes

Upon program completion, the following student outcomes are expected:

  • Earn a certificate
  • Demonstrate the ability to seek, apply and interview for program related employment.
  • Apply for the following industry certifications: National Registry of EMT


Program Outline

Course Number Course Title Classroom Clock Work-Base      Tuition Cost
EMT101 Introduction to EMS 60       $420.00
EMT102 Patient Assessment & Common Emergencies 60       $420.00
EMT201 EMT Foundations 60       $420.00
EMT202 Pathophysiology & Airway Management 30       $210.00
EMT203 Patient Assessment 60       $420.00
EMT204 Medical Emergencies 60       $420.00
EMT205 Shock & Resuscitation 30       $210.00
EMT206 Trauma Emergencies 60       $420.00
EMT207 Special Patient Populations  30       $210.00
EMT208 EMS Operations  30       $210.00
EMT209 NREMT Preparation/Clinical Skills  30 90     $840.00
Total Vocational Core 510 90      
Grand Total Vocational Core 600     $4,200.00
      Registration Fee: $25.00
      National Registry: $160.00
      LiveScan: $70.00
      First Aid/CPR Book:  $16.00
          Total Tuition & Fees: $4,471.00
  Emergency Medical Care & EMT E-CARD  COMBO Pearson      $195.00
  Emergency Medical Care 13th Edition individual cost: 157 Pearson       
  EMT E-CARD Brady Lab 13th Edition individual cost: 130 Pearson       
  ASUS ZenPad C 7.0 16GB Tablet $89.00 (cost not included)    
  Digital Treasures Props Universal Bluetooth Keyboard Case: $24.95 (cost not included)    
   Uniform:   $96.00
      Grand Total     $4,762.00


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