Emergency Medical Responder Academy

Emergency Medical Responder Academy

This EMR Course is designed to educate interested adults to recognize a variety of medical and trauma emergencies and provide emergency care promptly and efficiently.

Course work includes emphasis on evaluating diagnostic signs and determining the extent of injury or illness through use of skills and techniques taught using a variety of methods including online, classroom, video, and psychomotor skills sessions.

Upon completion of this course students will be prepared to deal properly with life-threatening emergencies to which they may have to respond and provide basic life support measures.

Upon completion of this course the students will be eligible to take the certification test for the North Carolina Office of EMS or National Registry of Emergency Medical Responder and be employed in a variety of medical settings.

Course Pre-Requisites or Co-Requisites:


  1. 17 years of age on or before the official end date of the course.
  2. Possession of a high school diploma, high school equivalency or successful completion of an exam assessing basic reading comprehension skills at a minimum at the tenth-grade level.

Complete the Program Interest Form below to begin the registration process:

Program Interest Form

Required Materials:

Emergency Medical Responder: First on Scene, 11th Edition Le Baudour, Bergeron & Wesley 2019; ISBN:   9780134988467



Contact Info: Diane Hedgecock at diane_hedgecock@davidsondavie.edu or 336-224-4791

Course Offerings:

Cost: $180.00

Hours: 102.5

Location: Davidson Campus

Start Date: February 07, 2022

End Date: May 09, 2022

Time: 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Days: Monday, Thursday, Saturday

Notes: Last Day to Enter: 02/20/22


Opportunity Date: 
Monday, February 7, 2022 - 18:30 to Monday, May 9, 2022 - 20:00
Statewide (No County)
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