(A COLLABORATION BETWEEN BCACC & BUTLER TECH)
As the highest level of pre-hospital care, paramedics play an essential role as part of the professional healthcare team. Using the current national standards, this program allows you to develop the knowledge and expertise to make a difference in patients’ lives and move your career to new heights.
Earn these certifications:
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support
Pediatric Advanced Life Support
NREMT Paramedic Certification
Ohio Paramedic Certification
Program Length: 1,000 hours
Cost of Program:
Ohio EMT Certification
College Level Anatomy & Physiology
High school diploma, GED or equivalent
Physical and vaccinations
Clean background check
Gainful Employment Disclosure:
2018 Median Pay (Bureau of Labor Statistics) : $34,320 per year | $16.50 per hour
Train in department organization, safety, fire behavior, portable extinguishers, personal protective equipment, tools, ladders, fire hose, appliances and streams, overhaul, rescue and water supplies. Train on fire alarm and communications, forcible entry, ventilation, ropes, control, salvage, cause and origin, detection, alarm and suppression systems, prevention, public education, cause determination, building construction, and hazardous materials. Personal protective equipment required. Upon successful completion of this course students will take the Firefighter I certification test and be prepared for entry-level positions in fire fighting.
Program Length: 190 hours
Class Times: Tuesday/Thursdays: 6pm-10pm Occasional Saturdays: 8am-5pm
151 32 Parkway (Corner of SR32 & Eastwood Rd.)
Williamsburg, Ohio 45176
CIP Code: 43.0203.
FIREFIGHTER II TRANSITION
BASIC PEACE OFFICER ACADEMY (OPOTA)
Interested in crime prevention and upholding the law?
The Basic Peace Officer Academy is a great pathway to become a police officer. Upon successful completion, graduates can be eligible for positions in local police departments, county sheriff’s offices, state facilities and more!
*Students must pass the physical fitness assessment before the start of class.
Program Length: 728 hours/ 10 month program
Cost: $5400 per person - Financial Assistance Available
Class Times: Monday—Thursday: 5:00 p.m.—10:00 p.m., Occasional Sat/Sun: 8am-5pm
Campuses: Eastwood & Main
151 32 Parkway, Williamsburg, OH 45176
718 W. Plane Street, Bethel, OH 45106
CIP Code: 43.0107.
EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN (EMT CERTIFICATION)
EMTs serve as a vital link between the scene of a medical emergency situation and the hospital, and must have sufficient knowledge to perform both routine and urgent tasks. Typically using equipment found in ambulances, they need the basic skills to stabilize and safely transport patients for proper medical care. They must exhibit teamwork and possess the ability to react quickly and efficiently in lifesaving situations.
Program Length: 170 hours
Cost: $1,250 includes books and testing fees
Class Times: Tues & Thurs 6-10 p.m. Occasional Saturdays
Campus: Southern Hills Post-Secondary Campus, 151 32 Parkway, Williamsburg, OH 45176
Student must pass NREMT practical skills exam within 3 attempts to be eligible to participate in the NREMT computerized exam.
Please see below for prerequisites for entry into this program.*
Gainful Employment Disclosure:
In demand occupation - Ohio Means Jobs
Ohio Average Salary (2018) $23,860-$36,620
CIP code: 51.0904.
*The following are requirements for ALL healthcare and medical programs listed above (unless otherwise noted):
High School Diploma or GED except for STNA and Phlebotomy - must be at least 17. Adult Diploma students are exempt from this requirement.
Two-step TB test
Completion of BCACC's registration form.
A $200 deposit (non-refundable) or proof of funding from 3rd-party source.
Successful passage of WorkKeys Assessments in Workplace Documents, Graphic Literacy, and Applied Math
Drug Screen (EMT Basic ONLY)
MMR Vaccination (two doses 28 days apart - EMT ONLY)