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Atlantic Cape to Host Emergency Medical Services Career Open House on May 23

Atlantic Cape Community College’s Workforce Development Division will host an Emergency Medical Services Career Open House from 6-9 p.m., Wednesday, May 23, at the college’s Charles D. Worthington Atlantic City Campus, 1535 Bacharach Blvd, just in time for next week being National Emergency Medical Services Week. The open house is for anyone interested in becoming a paramedic or emergency medical technician.

The open house will allow attendees to meet with students and educators, tour classrooms, experience our simulation lab and get answers on how to begin this career path. Light refreshments will be served.

For more information or to register, call Rick Luderitz at 609-343-4819 or rluderit@atlantic.edu.

Atlantic Cape Offers New Emergency Medical Technician Program

The Health Professions Institute at Atlantic Cape Community College, in partnership with Mutual Aid Emergency Services, will provide the New Jersey Department of Health Emergency Medical Technician Course, beginning Feb. 2, at the Charles D. Worthington Atlantic City Campus, 1535 Bacharach Blvd.

The 230-hour course is open to candidates interested in obtaining the necessary skills and education to provide emergency medical care as a pre-hospital health care provider. The program will enable participants with the proper training and critical thinking skills to obtain their EMT Certification through either the State of New Jersey and/or the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT). Certification qualifies the candidate for various volunteer and career positions throughout New Jersey as well as other states recognizing NREMT or NJ certification. EMTs are widely used in hospitals, ambulances, patient transport units, racetracks, sports stadiums, concerts and bike teams. Continue reading

Atlantic Cape Offers Info Sessions on ‘Getting Into Health Care’

If you are considering beginning a new career in the health care field, the Health Professions Institute at Atlantic Cape Community College is offering short-term training that can put you on the path to a new profession.

Atlantic Cape prepares students for careers as a:

  • Certified Medical Assistant
  • Certified Nurse Aide
  • Certified Home Health Aide
  • EKG/Monitor Technician
  • Emergency Medical Technician
  • Patient Care Technician
  • Phlebotomy Technician

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