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
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.
The fee for the program is $9,768.00 payable in three installments:
$4,257.50 Payable by August, 12, 2014
$4,257.50 Payable by January 10, 2015
$1,253.00 Payable by June 10, 2015
The next cohort starts August, 2014. Admission is by special application only. Applications are being accepted from April 22nd through August 5th, 2014. If you are interested in this program, please review the attached application for eligibility requirements.
For additional information, please review the Frequently Asked Questions.
Call Sebastian Wong at 925-290-8178 (direct)