Do I have to take the EMT course to become a firefighter?
A. You are required to take an EMT course. It is recommended that you contact Mr. Matt Hixson, Coordinator and Instructor of the Fire Technology Program.
Do I have to tbe an EMT to become a Paramedic?
A. Yes. There is a sequential order in which you must take the EMS courss
Can I receive college credit for an EMT course that I did not take through SPC or another accredited college?
A. Yes. You may pay a $60 credit by examination fee and take the SPC EMT final exam. You must make a 75% or better in order to receive 6 hours of credit.
Is there a bridge course from Nursing to Paramedic or Paramedic to Nursing
A. No, South Plains College does not offer this type of bridge course.
Are uniforms required for the EMS Program?
A.Yes, you will need to purchase an EMS Program uniform. Details are provided the first week of class.