TCC's Workforce Development offers a full range of health care training programs. Programs provide an opportunity for lifelong learning and are available during day, evening and weekend hours.
Some programs may lead to initial certification, including CPR, ACLS, PALS, and Emergency Medical Technician Basic; while others lead to recertification.
TCC is able to custom-design programs (ACLS, CPR, PALS) to meet the changing needs of health care practitioners and the medical arena. For more information contact TCC Workforce Development at 822.1234.
EMTS 1001 Emergency Medical Technician-Basic
This 19-day accelerated course prepares students to take the State and National Emergency Medical Technician examinations. It's ideal for those in the military. Cost DOES NOT include textbook. Students are required to participate in a 10-hour clinical internship.
*Does not include National Registry exam. Exam given at off-site location for additional fee. Walk-in registration for all EMT courses is done ONLY at the TCC Regional Workforce Development Center, 7000 College Drive, Suffolk, VA 23435
- EMT Course/Clinical Information Sheet
- TCC EMT Physical Form (do not turn in - bring to class on first day)
- Virginia Office of EMS - State Prerequisites
- NREMT Written Exam Information
EMTS 1004-1006 Intermediate/Paramedic National Registry Exam Practicals
The National Registry Exam Practical is open open to all who qualify. Candidates must pre-register and confirm their eligibility. Call (757) 822-7335 for exam dates and to pre-register. (pre-registration must be at least 21 days before the date of the exam) All exams start at 7:30am.
Summer practicals start May 11 at the Virginia Beach Campus at 7:30am
Fall practicals start August 10 at 8:30AM. The location will be announced soon.
HLTH 1014 Pharmacy Technician
This comprehensive 236 hour course will prepare students to enter the pharmacy field and take the Pharmacy Certification Board's PTCB Exam. The course combines 150 hours of classroom instruction with an 80 hour pharmacy externship to provide you with a complete learning experience. The class requires CPR, CRC and Computer Training (6 hrs) which will be provided to the students during the first week of classes. Tuition includes textbook and materials.