• Books/Equipment/Supplies Required

    Textbooks

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    Clinical Rotations

    In order to facilitate scheduling of students in clinical rotations and to track their progress in the rotation, students are required to purchase a FISDAP Skills Tracker and Scheduler account.Students who are only taking the EMT-Basic course and do not plan to pursue further advanced level training (e.g. Intermediate or Paramedic) may purchase the BLS student Tracker/Scheduler account for $30.00.

    Students who plan to pursue Intermediate or Paramedic certification should purchase the ALS student Tracker/Scheduler account for $80.00.

    Equipment & Supplies

    Students admitted into the Program will need the following equipment:

    Clinical Uniform: Approx. Cost
    Classroom shirt (x2) $8.00 ea
    EMS Professions clinical shirt (x2) $16.00 ea
    Dark blue or black pants $35.00 to $65.00 ea
    Black shoes or boots $45.00 to $85.00 ea
    Stethoscope $15.00 to $125.00 ea
    Blood pressure cuff $19.00 ea
    Watch (with second hand)
    Bandage shears $6.00 ea
    Penlight $1.50 to $30.00 ea

    More information on uniforms and equipment can be found in the Clinical Rotations handouts.

    Certification Fees
    At publication, fees associated with certification were:

    FAST 1 criminal background check (Required by the Texas Department of State Health Services) $45.00 (approx.)
    Texas Department of State Health Services certification fee $64.00
    National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians testing fee $70.00