Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)-Basic Course

Danbury Hospital Register Now
Completion of this EMT-Basic course qualifies a person to take the National Registry Exam, to receive the Connecticut and National EMT-B certification. This is often the first class a person takes to begin training in Emergency Medical Services, as either a volunteer or paid provider. 

Upon completion of this training, the EMT is able to address life-threatening conditions and stabilize non-life-threatening situations. 

Our training program far exceeds state and national EMS curricula requirements. We provide hands-on experience and supplement classroom lecture with real world practice in the Danbury Hospital Emergency Department. All participants will work on ambulances with our experienced EMTs and Paramedics. 

As a member of an EMS team, you make a difference in the lives of others. During your EMT training, you will gain the knowledge, skills and attitude necessary to be a valuable part of the emergency health care system and community. 

Course Dates 

June 21, 2017 - August 19, 2017 

Event Duration 

155 contact hours over three months, including two 8 hour clinical rotations in an ambulance 


Classes take place at Danbury Hospital. The three-month course meets every Monday and Wednesday from 8:30am - 5:00 p.m. and every Friday 8:00am - 12:00 noon 

$895 includes text book/workbook/uniform shirt 

Contact Us: 

For questions or to register, please call: (203) 739-4916 or complete the form below.

EMT Basic Course Registration

First Name
Last Name
Zip Code