EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES PROGRAMS
IN THIS SECTION
Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Corsicana Campus | (903) 875-7481
Waxahachie Campus | (972) 923-6489
EMT General Information
Day and night classes are offered fall, spring, and summer semesters.
Navarro College uses instructors who are experts in their field. Instructors are members of the Navarro College family and include full-time and adjunct faculty. All are experienced firefighters and/or paramedics either currently employed or retired. Each instructor is interviewed and chosen based on their knowledge and command of subject matter.
Navarro College has the ability to provide all necessary resources to help make a class successful. New computers, textbooks, curriculum, and other instructional equipment are available to help ensure the highest quality instruction.
All EMT classes are credit classes and students finish with six (6) credit hours. Credit hours can give graduates an advantage when searching for employment.
EMT Certificate hours apply to the AAS Paramedic Degree.
Emergency Medical Technician Basic — EMSP 1501
Clinical - Emergency Medical Technician — EMSP 1160
$1,400 (approximately). Tuition is based on Out-of-District rates. If you live In-District (Navarro County) tuition may be less. Malpractice insurance included.
Financial Aid & Scholarships
Please visit the Financial Aid Office website for information on how to apply and what types of aid are available
Please visit the Scholarships page for information on how to apply online
Hepatitis B (Complete series of three) or (Positive Titer**)
Tuberculosis Test - blood test required yearly or inquire about skin test
Measles, Mumps, Rubella (Series of two immunization shots needed or Positive Titer**)
Varicella (Two immunization shots or Positive Titer**)
TDAP - immunization must be current within 5 years.
Influenza - Current season immunization for Fall and Spring Classes
(Info required: name, date, lot number, site of injection, signature of person administering the vaccine.)
**Titers to include IgG Lab value and interpretation key.
Books are available at the Navarro College Bookstore in Waxahachie.
Pre-hospital Emergency Care, 12th Edition by Mistovich
Uniforms are required to be worn daily throughout the program. Navarro College EMT uniform:
Navy Blue polo shirt with EMS logo (available at the NC Bookstore)
Dark Blue EMS pants with belt loops
All Black shoes
Navy Blue jacket (available at the NC Bookstore)
Gloves (one box)
Drug Screen / Background Check
Students must make account with CastleBranch (outside entity), which includes your background check and immunization compliance tracker. Drug screening occurs after courses have begun. Non-compliance with either may result in student being dropped.
Social Security Card
A Social Security number is required for EMS clinical course requirements.
Successful program completion grants eligibility to sit for the National Registry Examination. Program completion does not cover additional licensing, certification, or fingerprinting fees or guarentee certification or licensure through these separate entities. Individuals are encouraged to contact the National Registry and/or the state in which they seek licensure for futher information.