Our course is intended for anyone with a deep desire to provide outstanding pre-hospital medical care and safe and effective emergency response to the public.
Emergency Medical Technician
The course and internship equate to over 500 hours of education followed by a 144 hour residency ride-a-long program. This model of EMS Education is exclusive to the Gloucester County EMS EMT Training Academy. Academy graduates will possess the clinical, affective, and psychomotor skills and knowledge to begin the application process at Gloucester County EMS.
High School Diploma (or equivalent)
At least 18 years old at the time of application submission
Possess a valid NJ Driver’s License
Successfully complete the pre-admission testing
Successfully pass an American Heart Association BLS for the
Healthcare Provider course (provided by the Gloucester County EMS)
Ability to pass a background check & drug screening
Submit to PPD testing & N95 fit testing
Provide MMR, influenza, COVID-19 & hepatitis vaccination records
Attend every class session
Attend every clinical assignment
Complete all course work, assignments, exams, skills assessments, projects, etc