The Norwalk Community College Extended Studies and Workforce Education Division is offering a 39-session EMT Basic program starting on Monday, Jan. 26. Classes will be held Monday and Thursday from 6-10 p.m. and on Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuition is $999 with text additional.
The program teaches proper techniques in first aid, patient assessments, extrication, communication and various other concepts to give a beginning basis for students to become an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). Included in the class is HAZMAT and terrorism awareness training.