EMT Basic

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

Download the program brochure to learn more

EMT Schedule

Prepares students for entry-level positions in emergency pre-hospital care. Eligible to take NCOEMS State Exam upon successful completion. May meet some Saturdays. Cost: $239.25 + books. Call (704) 978-1340 for information. Classes are held in Statesville and Mooresville. Check Public Safety Schedule for dates and times.

Public Safety Schedule

Download the Registration Packet here. (Packet also available in room B3 - Continuing Ed Building)


You must have proof of GED, high school or college diploma and transcripts.

You must have, or be starting, the Hepatitis B vaccine and TB test.

Before issuing the state EMT certification, the North Carolina Office of Emergency Medical Services (NCOEMS) will do a complete background check.


$180 registration
$59.25 supply fee (shirts/handouts/disposable equipment)
Cost of books not included (approx. $200-online only)

Fee Waiver
If you are affiliated with a municipal or volunteer fire or rescue department, your registration fee can be waived. You will need to have an EMS Letter of Sponsorship submitted.


Jim Larsen, Program Director
(704) 878-4365

Janice Johnson, Public Safety Administrative Assistant
(704) 978-5463

David Bullins, Director of Public Safety
(704) 978-5446