Emergency medical services

HEALTH PROFESSIONS

OPEN HOUSE

 RSVP for the Open House 

Friday, November 1st 

12:00pm-2:00pm 

Learn more about our careers - Take tours - Meet the faculty and students!

Locations:

Health Professions Main Campus  

2400 W. Bradley, Champaign IL 61821- Lwing

Dental Hygiene, Nursing, Radiologic Technology, Respiratory Care, Surgical Technology, Veterinary Technology

Join us on Main Campus for tours of our labs and demonstrations by students!

 

Health Professions on Mattis

1309 N. Mattis, Champaign IL 61821- Hwing

Emergency Medical Services, Fire Service Technology, Massage Therapy, Medical Assisting, Nursing, Nursing Assistant, Occupational Therapy, Practical Nursing

Join us on Mattis for birthing simulator demonstrations at 12:30 and 1:30 plus demonstrations and information tables throughout the building!

Our paramedic certificate (15-month, 29 credit hour) and Associate of Applied Science (60 credit hour) degree program offer the most advanced level of training for the EMT at an affordable cost. We also offer a 5 credit hour Basic EMT certificate that prepares you to provide vital care to the sick or injured. 

 

After successfully completing the state-approved course, you are eligible to sit for the Illinois EMT-Basic Certification exam or the EMS: Paramedic and National Paramedic exam; the average pass rates for the exams are 97% and 100%, respectively. Work for emergency medical services, hospitals, or police/fire departments. Advance to supervisor, operations manager, administrative director, or executive director of emergency services, or become an instructor at community colleges or training centers, with further training.

Program Outcomes

 

Accreditation:

The Parkland College Emergency Medical Paramedic 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 CoAEMSP:

8301 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 111-312

Rowlett TX 75088 

(214) 703-8445 • FAX (214) 703-8992

www.coaemsp.org


To contact CAAHEP:

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763

 www.caahep.org