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Degree, Certificate and Certification Options in EMS Education

Paramedic Certification 

El Centro College offers a Paramedic certificate program for college credit:

Priority acceptance for this Paramedic Certificate program is given to area EMS agency personnel. Civilian applicants are accepted to the program after those agency needs are met, typically allowing eight to 20 spaces for non-EMS-employed individuals. The Paramedic program includes ACLS, PEPP/PALS and ITLS certifications, as well as cadaver lab. 

Continuing Education EMT Training

El Centro College also offers an EMT program for continuing education units. Credit for the EMT course is awarded after successful completion of the Paramedic course.

Get more information about the Emergency Medical Services education programs at El Centro College