Emergency Medical Technology OSA
Occupational skills achievement awards (OSA) are locally approved sequences of credit courses totaling 9-14 semester credit hours (SCH). The goal of the award is to provide entry level employment skills within a shortened period of time.
Completers of the EMT OSA will be eligible to take the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians EMT certification exam.
- Degree Type: None awarded
- Not all courses offered online
- EMT OSA is offered on the Terrell Health Science Center, Athens & Palestine campuses
- TSI: not required
|EMSP-1501||Emergency Medical Technician||5|
|EMSP-1160||EMT Basic Clinical||1|
Students successfully completing the Emergency Medical Technology OSA are encouraged to pursue the Emergency Medical Technology Certificate or AAS Degree.
A grade of C or better is required in all EMT courses.
Students must meet current hepatitis B and other vaccination requirements prior to starting EMT clinical courses. See brochure at www.tvcc.edu/Health-Science-Center for current requirements.