Emergency Medical Technology

Paramedic Training Program

The Paramedic Training program at Las Positas College is a Community Services Offering. The program is a fee-supported, not-for-credit community service set of classes authorized pursuant to Education Code Section 78300 and approved pursuant to Subdivision (d) of Title 5, Section 55002, for which state apportionment is not claimed and credit is not awarded (Title 5, Section 55000).

The Las Positas College Paramedic Training Program has been approved by the Alameda County EMS Agency until May 31, 2016. Letter of Approval . The Las Positas College Paramedic program holds a Letter of Review, which is NOT a CAAHEP accreditation status, but is a status granted by the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP) signifying that a program seeking initial accreditation has demonstrated sufficient compliance with the accreditation Standards through the Letter of Review Self Study Report (LSSR) and other documentation. Letter of Review is recognized by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) for eligibility to take the NREMT's Paramedic credentialing examination(s). However, it is NOT a guarantee of eventual accreditation. Letter of Review

To contact CoAEMSP:
8301 Lakeview Parkway Suite 111-312
Rowlett, TX 75088
214-703-8445FAX 214-703-8992

Upon successful completion of the Las Positas College Paramedic Training Program, including the didactic, clinical, and field internship components, students will be eligible to sit for the licensing examination as a Paramedic with the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT).

The Paramedic training program prepares individuals to become paramedics. The Paramedic program at Las Positas College is a full-time, 18 month, fee-based, special admissions program.

Classes will be held on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 9am to 5 pm.

The fee for the program is $9,768.00 payable in three installments:
$4,257.50 Payable by August, 11, 2015
$4,257.50 Payable by January 12, 2016
$1,253.00 Payable by June 11, 2016

The next cohort starts August, 2015. Admission is by special application only. Applications are being accepted from April 17th through June 19th, 2015. If you are interested in this program, please review the attached application for eligibility requirements.

Paramedic Program Application

For additional information, please review the Frequently Asked Questions.

Call Sebastian Wong at 925-290-8178 (direct)

email: sewong@laspositascollege.edu

Emergency Medical
Services (EMS) -
EMT Paramedic

Lisa Everett
Dean of Academic Services
Math, Science, Engineering, & Public Safety

Ron Johansen
Fire Service Technology
Program Coordinator

Sebastian Wong
Paramedic & EMT
Program Director
925-424-1000 X 2046 (voice message only)

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