FAQs About the EMS Program

Am I required to take classes prior to entering the EMS program?
What is the clinical schedule like?
Should I get my EMT prior to entering the EMS program to get a head start?
What if it is necessary that I miss a clinical day?
Is a math class recommended prior to entering the program?
Are there any study techniques recommended?
Should I have a medical background, like volunteering on the rescue squad or fire department or working in hospital before taking the entering the EMS program?
Should I take a biology class prior to entering the program?
What if I fail an EMS course? Will I be able to continue in the program?
Is there a childcare service offered at the school for the days I am in clinical?
Is it possible to have a job during the program?
Is there time available outside of the classroom for extra help if I am not understanding course material?