Classes held at sites other than the main campus are subject to enrollment. Please contact the program director for additional information.
We are accepting applications for the FireFighter 1 program at this time.
Have you thought about becoming a volunteer fire fighter? Do you think you have what it takes to serve your community as a rescue professional? Please visit the Florida Fire Chief's Association website to learn about opportunities in your area.
Basic Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
The Basic Emergency Medical Technician Program at North Florida Community College was developed to provide first-phase training in the career ladder of the emergency medical technician.
To be with an employed ambulance service in the State of Florida, a student must be trained and certified through the EMS section of the Department of Health and Rehabilitative Services. Successful completion of this course will enable the student to apply to take the State Examination for EMTs.
The program is four months (one semester) in duration and requires 330 clock hours.
Evening and daytime class schedules are available. Additional clinical runs will be scheduled by the instructor.
New EMT textbook we will be using the Limmer 12th edition Emergency Care textbook next class
Emergency Care 12/E
Daniel J. Limmer, EMT-P, Southern Maine Technical College
Michael F. O'Keefe, Department of Health
Harvey T. Grant
J. David Bergeron
Edward T. Dickinson
This program is a comprehensive
course including lectures, hands on
training and “live” fire exercises.
This program will prepare the student to
become a State Certified Firefighter.
The program is four months (one
semester) in duration and requires
206 clock hours.
Firefighter program application
Firefighter 1 textbook
|| IFSTA / Brady
Essentials of Firefighting and Fire
Department Operations, 6e
©2013 | ISBN: 0-13-325144-6
The Paramedic Program at North Florida Community College was developed to fulfill the requirements to practice, under medical direction, the art and science of out-of-hospital medicine. The goal of the program is to provide the graduate with the knowledge, skill and professional attributes associated with an entry-level paramedic position. Graduates are trained to prevent and reduce mortality and morbidity due to illness or injury.
Successful completion of this course will enable the student to take the State Registry Examination for Paramedics.
The program is 11 months in duration and requires 38 credit hours. A four (4) hour Anatomy and Physiology course is required for the program. Classes meet 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Paramedic Care: Principles & Practice 4/E,
Volumes 1 through 7 are required
Bryan E. Bledsoe, DO, FACEP, FAAEM, EMT-P
Robert S. Porter, MA, EMT-P
Richard A. Cherry, MS, EMT-P, SUNY, Syracuse
Seven volume shrink wrapped set
North Florida Community College
325 NW Turner Davis Drive
Madison, Florida 32340
TELEPHONE: (850) 973-1673
FAX: (850) 973-1713
Program Note! This college and its EMS programs are accredited through the Sothern Alliance of Colleges and Schools (SACS). Currently we are only accepting paramedic recruits who wish to be Florida certified. For more information please contact the program director at: firstname.lastname@example.org