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What You Can Get

Credentialed in:

  • First Responder
  • Medical Responder
  • Emergency Medical Technician

Locations

What It’s About

Blue Ridge Community College is proud to present all of the emergency medical classes as directed by the Office of Emergency Medical Services. Please review the certifications that are attached. We offer many certification and non-certification classes in Henderson and Transylvania counties.
Some of the classes offered are:

  • Medical Responder
  • Emergency Medical Technician
  • Advanced EMT
  • Paramedic
  • Basic Anatomy and Physiology
  • First Aid
  • CPR
  • Bloodborne Pathogens

Jobs Available

  • First Responder
  • Medical Responder
  • Emergency Medical Technician
  • Advanced EMT
  • Paramedic

Salary You’ll Make

  • First Responder: $20,000-30,000 Annually
  • Medical Responder: $20,000-30,000 Annually
  • Emergency Medical Technician: $24,000-35,000 Annually
  • Advanced EMT: 24,000-40,000 Annually
  • Paramedic: 28,000-50,000 Annually
 

National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians Advanced Level Psychomotor Examination

This examination is required for Advanced EMT’s and Paramedics seeking certification through the NREMT. Prior to registration with us, please follow all of the steps outlined in the NREMT AEMT Candidate Handbook, or the NREMT Paramedic Candidate Handbook  To register for the exam, include your Psychomotor Authorization to Test number in your communication with Blue Ridge Community College, so we can register your reservation with National Registry. The exam fee is $95.00, payable by credit card, check or money order on the day of the exam. On the day of the exam, please report to the third floor lobby of the Health Science Building, 805 6th Avenue W, Hendersonville, NC 28739.

Contact Us

Troy Stauter
EMS and Fire Programs, Chair
(828) 694-1732
t_stauter@blueridge.edu

Jared C. Schoenfeld
EMS Faculty
(828) 694-4766
j_schoenfeld@blueridge.edu