EMT Classes
Ambulance
EMT Classes

Program Summary

The Hill College EMS Professions prepare students to care for people in the pre-hospital setting as an Emergency Medical Technician-Basic or an Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic. EMTs and paramedics provide life support to patients and emergency medical care with an ambulance service or specialized service. They may work in an emergency department or a fire department, but most importantly, the certification is aimed at providing care in the pre-hospital field.

Hill College is equipped with state-of-the-art technology to help students get a jump start on their careers. With hands-on, state-approved curriculum, students are given experience exceeding what a classroom can teach.

 

 



EDUCATION PLAN(S)
DEGREE/CERTIFICATE OPTION(S)


Emergency Medical Services
Associate of Applied Science
60 Credit hours

Emergency Medical Services
Certificate of Technology
51 Credit hours



Upon graduation and successful completion of Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) or Paramedic training, upon successful completion of National Registry of Emergency Medical Technician testing and certification with the Texas Department of State Health Human Services/EMS graduates are eligible to seek employment opportunities working with fire departments, emergency and non-emergency ambulance services, hospitals or specialized facilities related to the medical profession.

EMS Program Director/Coordinator
Michael Hudson, BS, LP
817.760.5929
mhudson@hillcollege.edu


CAAHEP AND CoAEMSP Accreditation

The Hill College Emergency Medical Services Profession program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).”

To contact CAAHEP:
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
1361 Park Street
Clearwater, FL 33756
727-210-2350
www.caahep.org

To contact CoAEMSP:
8301 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 111-312
Rowlett TX 75088
(214) 703-8445
FAX (214) 703-8992

CAAHEP Accreditation Report

Graduation Year 2017 2018 2019 2020 ** Totals
# of Graduates

9

6

13 28
# of Graduates Attempting

8

6

13 27

# passing 1st attempt

3

2

9 14

# passing subsequent attempts

1

4

4 9

Total Passing to Date

4

6

13 6 ** 29 **

Currently Employed

4 6 13 23

NREMT/State Written Exam

32% 83.3%

87%

100%

Retention/Attrition

72% (11/8)

60%
(10/6)

60%
(10/6)

86%
15/13

Positive (Job) Placement *

100 100% 100% 100%

** to date

* of those who became certified

The results are published to comply with the CAAHEP Standards and Guidelines for the Accreditation of Educational Programs in the Emergency Medical Services Professions Standard V.A.H.


EMS Student Handbooks and EMS Functional Position

EMS Functional Position
Printable version


Students with Criminal Backgrounds

For students in this course who may have a criminal background, please be advised that the background could keep you from being licensed by the State of Texas.  If you have a question about your background and licensure, please speak with your faculty member or the department chair.  You also have the right to request a criminal history evaluation letter from the applicable licensing agency.

ALL EMSP Student Requirements

  1. Hill College Application submitted
  2. EMSP Application submitted
  3. High School Transcript or GED
  4. Official College Transcripts
  5. Immunizations
    1. 2 MMR’s
    2. 2 Varicella's (Chicken Pox)
    3. 3 Hepatitis B Series (3 injections)
    4. 1 Tetanus within last 7
    5. 1 Tdap as an adult (if the Tdap is within 7 years at time of enrollment Tetanus not needed)
    6. Seasonal Influenza – example: Fall 2019 entry (immunization date between October 2019 – September 2020). Spring Entry (immunization date between October 2019 –February 2020)
    7. 2 step TB results must be completed within 2 weeks and must be less than 6 months old at time of registration in an EMSP
  6. Major Medical Insurance
  7. CPR – BLS Provider American Heart Association
  8. Pay for Drug Test and Background– must pay and submit payment receipt to EMSP department prior to first class day.
    1. SurScan.com
    2. Cost to student:
      1. Drug Test - $45.20. Client name: Hill
Background - $32.50. Client name: Hill

***NOTE THERE ARE ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS NOT LISTED ABOVE THE PARAMEDIC STUDENT.***

EMT Basic Program Information

Updated:  4/14/2020

Fall Entry 2020
        Day Class - Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 8am-12pm
        Night Class - Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 6pm-10pm

Clinical:  Scheduled through a scheduling program

2 Grey Polo’s, 2 navy or black EMS style or Dickies pants, Solid black shoes/boots, black belt, 2 Hill College Grey EMT undershirts, a watch with a second hand/second counter.

**Uniforms may be purchased at the following location:
Hill College Bookstore - HCC
112 Lamar Dr., Hillsboro TX 76645
     OR
Hill College Bookstore - JCC
2106 Mayfield Parkway, Cleburne TX 76033

EMT Basic

Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured
11th Edition
Flipped Classroom
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
ISBN 9781284484212
Hill College
EMT-Basic Estimated Cost 
 
Estimate Cost for the 6-hour  EMT-BAsic
Tuition In District Tuition Out of District Books FISDAP (Clinical Scheduler1 Other costs
 1 &2
National Registry Testing 3
Subtotal $649.00 $763.00 $171.50 $31.50
$161.50
$266.00
Total Program Cost $1279.50 $1393.50

These costs are estimate only.  There could be other fees added at the time of registration not listed above.


1 - FISDAP is added to the Tuition as a fee.
2 - Drug testing and background check requirements are out of pocket.
3 - Out of pocket expense.


Paramedic Program Information

2 Grey Polo’s, 2 navy or black EMS style or Dickies pants, Solid black shoes/boots, black belt, 2 Hill College Grey EMT undershirts, a watch with a second hand/second counter.

**Uniforms may be purchased at the following location:
Hill College Bookstore - HCC
112 Lamar Dr., Hillsboro TX 76645
     OR
Hill College Bookstore - JCC
2106 Mayfield Parkway, Cleburne TX 76033

Nancy Caroline's Emergency:  Care in the Street
8th Edition
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
Navigate 2 Preferred Access
ISBN:  978-1-28-413723-1


Paramedic Cardiology

Basic Arrhythmias Plus MyBRADYLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package,
8th Edition By Gail Walraven
Date: Dec 16, 2016 by Pearson.
ISBN-10: 0-13-470107-0
ISBN-13: 978-0-13-470107-3
Copyright: 2017

Estimate Cost Certificate of Technology- Paramedic (51 hours ) 4
Tuition In District Tuition Out of District Books FISDAP (Clinical Scheduler Other costs National Registry Testing 2
Subtotal $3893.00 $4596.00 $438.00 $31.50 $161.50 $266.00
Required academic course work to complete the Certificate of Technology
BIOL2401 $431.00 $507.00 $335.75
BIOL 2402 $431.00 $507.00
A&P I Lab Manual $67.25
A&P II Lab Manual $67.25
Subtotal $862.00 $1014.00 $470.25
Recommended academic courses to complete the
Associate of Applied Science Degree - Paramedic (60 hour)
PSYC 2301 $327.00 $384.00 $93.50
ENGL 1301 $327.00 $384.00 $93.50
ENGL 2311 3 $327.00 $384.00 $171.50
Subtotal $981.00 $1152.00 $315.00
Estimated Total Cost Associate of Applied Science Degree - Paramedic
In District Out of District
Total Program Cost $7418.25 $8444.25

These costs are estimate only.  There could be other fees added at the time of registration not listed above.
1
There will be a $25.00 per course fee for course evaluation for those students who did not receive college credit for their EMT course as long as they hold a valid Texas EMT –B certification. 

1 The Paramedic program is a specialized entry program.  Contact the EMSP program for further entry information.

2 Item not covered by Financial Aid.
  
3 Specialized permission required

4 51 Credit hours include the 6 hour EMT-Basic course previously completed.


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