September 30, 2022

Coastal Bend College

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Coastal Bend College Offers Free Tuition for Qualifying Applicants for EMT and CNA Programs

Coastal Bend College offers free tuition for qualifying individuals in Certified Nurse Assistant and Emergency Medical Technician programs. Eligible students may also qualify for transportation.

In partnership with HALO-Flight EMS Academy, EMT applications will be accepted through July 5th and the course will begin Monday, July 18, 2022. Interested applicants will need to complete a physical and submit TSI (Texas Success Initiative) exam scores. A background check and immunization records are also required.

Classes will take place on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 6 p.m. until 10:30 p.m. Students in the EMT Course will complete 210 classroom hours and practicum of 24 hours of hospital clinicals and at least 48 hours of ambulance clinicals.

The Certified Nursing Assistants is currently accepting applications and will start July 6. The class will meet on Mondays and Wednesdays from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. The last day of clinicals will be on Stepember 14th.

For more information, please email ce@coastalbend.edu or call 361-354-2768.