Western Connecticut Health Network Emergency Medical Services will offer a Basic Emergency Medical Technician Course (EMT) at Danbury Hospital starting Tuesday, June 7. The three-month course meets every Tuesday and Thursday evening from 7 to 11 and occasional Saturdays from 8 to 4.

Upon completion, course participants will be qualified to take the National Registry exams to receive Connecticut and National EMT-B certification.

Emergency training resources far exceeds state requirements and national EMS programs by providing course participants with more hands-on experience and follow-up with real world practice in the emergency department and on ambulance vehicles along certified EMTs and paramedics.

The fee is $795 and includes both course and workbook materials. Payment must be submitted in full before the start of the program. All students will be subject to a criminal background check before classes begin.

Information: danburyhospital.org/event-listing/emt-basic-course.