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Our EMT-Basic Course is approved by the Texas Department of State Health Services & the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians.

Parachute’s fast-track EMT program is conveniently located for anyone in the greater Houston area! Our instructors utilize the national standard curriculum for the EMT-Basic course.

Program Requirements

Prospective students must have the following:

  • High school diploma, GED or diploma from higher education (please provide a copy)
  • 18 years old
  • FBI criminal background check (details distributed during the class)
  • Proof of a recent tuberculosis screen (details distributed at first class meeting)
  • A copy of your shot record (including MMR, TdaP, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C & Varicella)
  • During flu season (October – March), a flu shot is REQUIRED for clinical rotations
  • Other requirements for completion of the course will be discussed on the first night of class

Tuition & Payment

The full tuition is $1,350.00, with a payment plan available. Tuition includes:

  • Textbook (Brady Emergency Care 13th edition)
  • Custom binder with all necessary class paperwork
  • All lab fees
  • All clinical rotation fees
  • A blood pressure cuff & stethoscope
Our January class did an awesome job!!  Shannon and her team are so proud of this group!!
Our Summer class will begin on May 29, 2018.  Registration is open, and the class is filling up!  Download our Revised Summer 2018 EMT (please note that we will NOT have class on Memorial Day weekend or July 4)  and Revised Registration Packet for more info!

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Classes will be held at Bellaire Fire Department on Tuesday, Wednesday from 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm and Saturday from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm.

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