AEMT - Johnston Community College

Johnston  Community College is offering a semester-long Advanced Emergency Medical Technician class that meets all NCOEMS and National EMS Education Standards. 

The student will complete a total of 200 didactic (lecture) & psychomotor lab (hands-on) hours and 107 clinical (field/hospital) hours. Students attend class on Tuesday’s from 8:30 a.m. -5:30 p.m. The course includes occasional weekend per the course schedule. The AEMT certificate course start on August 31, 2021


Course Prerequisites:

The following prerequisites must be met prior to registration:

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Credentialed as NC EMT or have successfully completed a recent NC EMT Initial course and awaiting credentialing.
  • Current Healthcare AHA Provider BLS card.
  • Successful completion of a placement test assessing reading comprehension, English language skills and mathematical skills on the post-secondary level. Students who submit proper documentation can be exempt from placement testing showing successful completion level English and Math. Testing can be scheduled immediately by contacting:

Brittany Jackson Baker

CE EMS Programs Coordinator



Rescue and EMS Tuition Waiver ($180.00):

  • Fire & EMS personnel must be listed on an official Johnston County agency roster. Provide a copy of the current roster at registration.
  • Out-Of-County Fire and EMS personnel must provide a letter on official department letter head that includes documentation of active membership, position and that this course is necessary for your job.


Opportunity Date: 
Tuesday, August 31, 2021 - 08:30 to Tuesday, December 21, 2021 - 17:30
Statewide (No County)
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