Indiana University Health Goshen will offer a six-month Basic Emergency Medical Technician course beginning Jan. 13, 2014.
The course covers basic anatomy and physiology, airway techniques, Basic Life Support, pediatric care, trauma care and more. The Basic EMT Basic Course involves clinical hours in the hospital as well as field internship hours riding on local paramedic ambulances.
Classes are held Mondays and Wednesdays from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. The cost for the course is $700. Textbook and materials are included.
Space is limited and registration is required. A deposit of $200 will ensure placement. The remainder balance can be paid in installments throughout the course. A high school diploma or GED is required for the course.
Classes are held in the High Park Center on the hospital’s campus at 200 High Park Ave. in Goshen. To register, or for more information, call 877-566-4660.