Emergency Medical Technician

UCSB PaCE offers convenient Emergency Medical Technician Certification courses in addition to Recertification and CPR for Healthcare Providers. All courses fulfill Title 22 Guidelines and State Health and Safety Code for EMT -B certification. Most courses are offered with both in-person and online instruction when possible.

Why EMT at UCSB?

This program is designed to give the student the skills and knowledge to function as a working Emergency Medical Technician at the basic level. Certification required CPR courses are also offered on the UCSB campus.

PaCE courses are taught by seasoned professionals and scheduled for students and working professionals on weekday evenings and weekends. Our state-of-the-art classrooms feature high-fidelity manikins.  

What does the EMT Program Offer?

Certification Course - This 178 course is designed to give the student the skills and knowledge to function as a working Emergency Medical Technician at the basic level.
Intensive Recertification Course - This competency-based course consists of 24 classroom hours and skills competency as required for the use of recertification as an EMT under the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT).
CPR/AED For Healthcare Providers & Professional Rescuers - The Basic Life Support (BLS) course provides healthcare providers and public safety professionals the knowledge and skills necessary to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies in adult, child and infant patients.
EMT Skills Verification - Course for California EMTs requiring psycho motor skills verification.

Course Schedule

2020-21 Emergency Medical Technician Course Schedule
Courses CEUs F W S Su
XLRN 815.EMT - Emergency Medical Technician-Basic  17.0 UCSB / UCSB UCSB / UCSB UCSB / UCSB UCSB / UCSB
XLRN 816.EMT Intensive Recertification 2.4   UCSB   UCSB
XLRN 817.EMT Cardiac Arrest Management .4 UCSB      
XLRN 818. EMT Bites and Stings .4   UCSB    
XLRN 820.EMT Skills Verification .2   UCSB   UCSB
XLRN 815.CPR CPR/AED For Healthcare Providers & Professional Rescuers .4 UCSB / UCSB UCSB / UCSB UCSB / UCSB UCSB / UCSB

Ventura Online       UCSB UCSB        UCSB  / Ventura Blended        Ventura Downtown Santa Barbara

  • Most courses are offered with both in-person and online instruction when possible.
  • Courses will be temporarily offered as blended (with Online instruction and Face-to-Face practicums). Please check back in Fall quarter to know the exact mode of delivery for Winter Quarter.

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XLRN 815.EMT - Emergency Medical Technician – Basic

This program is designed to give the student the skills and knowledge to function as a working Emergency Medical Technician at the basic level. The program is intended for those who want to gain employment as a firefighter, emergency care technician at a hospital and Ambulance driver or attendant. It is also for those individuals who are planning on attempting to obtain a higher level of medical training such as RN, PA or MD as an enhancement for the competitive application process for those professions.

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XLRN 816.EMT Intensive Recertification

This competency-based course will consist of a minimum of 24 classroom hours and skills competency as required for the use of recertification as an EMT under the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians as well as EMT recertification through continuing education hours for both California and Santa Barbara County. The refresher training program is divided into seven modules

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XLRN 817.EMT Cardiac Arrest Management

This competency-based program is designed to fine tune the role of EMT management of cardiac arrest in Santa Barbara County.

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XLRN 818.EMT Bites and Stings

Identify, assessment and treatment of bite and stings emergencies in Santa Barbara County.

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XLRN 815.CPR CPR/AED For Healthcare Providers & Professional Rescuers

The Basic Life Support (BLS) course provides healthcare providers and public safety professionals the knowledge and skills necessary to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies in adult, child and infant patients. Consistent with the 2015 AHA Guidelines for CPR/ECC, BLS is the foundational CPR/AED program typically required for healthcare providers and public safety professionals.

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XLRN 820.EMT Skills Verification

Course for California Emergency Medical Technicians requiring psycho motor skills verification on all required skills.

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