March 31, 2023

Coastal Bend College

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CBC and HALO-Flight EMS Academy Hold EMT Graduation Ceremony

Coastal Bend College’s Alice location, in partnership with HALO-Flight EMS Academy, held the Spring 2023 graduation ceremony for the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) program on February 16, 2023.  Keynote speaker Dr. Jay Koska, the Medical Director of the HALO-Flight EMS Academy, congratulated the class on their achievement and offered advice on their future careers.

Graduating EMT Students:

Richard Douglas

Eligio Fernandez

Roel Guerra

Clarissa Luera

Angel Perez

Samuel Santiago

Rachel Trevino

EMT Course Instructors:

Derrek Bockholt

Andrew Bryce

Mark Gattis

Walter Gibson 

Valdemar Perez

Eric Winterbottom

The next EMT course will begin April 17th, 2023.  The deadline to apply is April 6th, 2023.  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.

For information on course registration, contact Taylor Dion, CBC Continuing Education Support Specialist, at or 361-354-2768.

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