EMT Training Course

EMS Training Institute Courses

For initial education and training:

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Course

St. Mary Medical Center EMS Training Institute offers EMT course for the public in two formats. Our summer session is an accelerated, eight week course, and our fall session is the traditional, five-month evening class.

EMT students receive education and training in basic first aid, general anatomy and physiology, medical patient assessment and care, trauma patient assessment and care, pediatrics, geriatrics, hazardous materials, response to terrorism and weapons of mass destruction, Indiana driving laws for emergency response, application of dressings and bandages, application of various splint, administration of oxygen, administration of basic life support medications, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, and more.

Successful completion of the EMT course qualifies the EMT candidate to take the Indiana Department of Homeland Security EMT practical and written exams for EMT certification. St. Mary will host the practical exam for students that complete their course.

Prerequisites due for registration include the following:

  • Health Screening by MD, DO, PA, or NP
  • Negative 5-panel urine drug screen
  • Negative TB (tuberculin) screen
  • Copy of childhood immunization record (MMR, DpT)
  • Copy of Driver's license
  • Copy of high school diploma or GED
  • Non-refundable course deposit of $400
  • Those interested must register no later than two weeks prior to class beginning.

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Paramedic Course

St. Mary Medical Center EMS Training Institute offers Paramedic course for the EMT looking to advance their education and training. Our unique course is an accelerated, nine-month course, with classroom sessions beginning in August and ending in May.

Paramedic students receive education and training in anatomy and physiology, pathophysiology, pharmacology, IV and IO access and maintenance, advanced life support medication administration via IV, IO, IM, and other routes, adult and pediatric endotracheal intubation, ECG analysis and interpretation, 12-lead ECG analysis and interpretation, medical patient assessment and care, trauma patient assessment and care, pediatrics, geriatrics, hazardous materials response, response to terrorism and weapons of mass destruction, Indiana driving laws for emergency response, and much more.

Successful completion of the Paramedic course qualifies the Paramedic candidate to take the National Registry of EMT's Paramedic practical and written exams for Paramedic certification. St. Mary will host the practical exam for students that complete their course.

Prerequisites due for registration for orientation include the following:

  • Health Screening by MD, DO, PA, or NP
  • Negative 5-panel urine drug screen
  • Negative TB (tuberculin) screen
  • Copy of childhood immunization record (MMR, DpT)
  • Copy of Driver's license
  • Copy of high school diploma or GED
  • Copy of current EMT and CPR certification
  • Letter of intent
  • Two letters of recommendation on SMMC recommendation forms

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Contact Jessica Lawley for further information.

EMS Primary Instructor

The Primary Instructor certification is one often sought by those individuals looking to being instructing EMS courses in the state of Indiana.  Often, an individual will have been a CPR or other “card class” instructor, and then they choose to expand their education, training, and instruction.

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For continuing education and training: