WPCC Calendar

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Events in January 2023

  • Emergency Medical Technician Night Session Course - Section #67995

    Emergency Medical Technician Night Session Course - Section #67995

    January 23, 2023

    Dates: January 23 - June 22, 2023 

    Room: HEC 211
    Class will meet Monday/Thursday, 6:00 - 10:00 PM
    6 Saturdays 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM: 1/28, 2/11, 4/22, 5/13, 5/20, 6/10
    Cost: $194.20 (Text Book is not included see below)
    Section Number: 67995

    An Emergency Medical Technician class will be held from January 23 - June 22, 2023 at the Foothills Higher Education Center. It consists of classroom and clinical instruction and will prepare students to take the EMT exam administered by the North Carolina Office of Emergency Medical Services.


    • TABE placement test for reading comprehension (minimum of 11th grade reading level). Learn more about the TABE test or call (828) 448-6140 for a test appointment.  Test  results are required in order to register.


    • $180 registration fee (unless you are fee-exempt)
    • $14.20 fee for Accident & Liability Insurance (paid by all students)
    • $16 WPCC Polo Shirt required for clinical instruction  
    • $13 Background Check (per the last name)
    • Hepatitis B Virus Vaccine Required
    • Flu Vaccine Required
    • COVID Vaccine May Be Required by the Clinical Site
    • Textbooks are not included


    Emergency Care: 14th Edition + My Brady Lab (ISBN9780136857860).
    WPCC Book Cellar (828) 448-3186  Approximate cost of $175.

    Information You Should Know

    You can submit your registration for the EMT-Night class below. The course section number is 67995.

    The registration deadline is Wednesday, January 18.

    To register, please contact Registration Department (828) 448-6410, by e-mail at ylogan@wpcc.edu or click or tap the button below to register online.  Student Fees will be due at time of registration.

    Register for the EMT Class


    If you have questions, please contact Terry Houston at (828) 448-6751 or by e-mail at thouston@wpcc.edu.

    Foothills Higher Education Center
    2128 South Sterling Street
    Morganton, NC 28655