EMT training course

A Basic Emergency Medical Technician Course (EMT) will be offered at Danbury Hospital starting Tuesday, March 3. The three-month course meets every Tuesday and Thursday evening from 7 to 11, and occasional Saturdays from 8 to 4.

The course provides hands-on experience and follow-up with real world practice in the Emergency Department and on ambulance vehicles along certified EMTs and paramedics. Upon completion, participants may take the National Registry exams to receive Connecticut and National EMT-B certification.

Fee for the three-month course is $795 and includes both course and work book materials. Payment must be submitted in full before the start of the program. All students will be subject to a criminal background before classes begin.

Information: DanburyHospital.org.