Admission Requirements:

Paramedic
  • Complete and sign an application, including payment of the registration fee.
  • Pass a background check by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) (Level II)1.
  • Pass and have current (within 60 days) 10-panel drug screen1.
  • Must be 18 years of age.
  • Proof of high school graduation (diploma or transcripts); or successful completion of the General Education Tests (GED). Transcripts from an Associate degree or higher program from an accredited college or university may satisfy the high school requirement. Acceptance of any of the listed above documents is at the sole discretion of the Institution.
  • Current License as a Florida State EMT.
  • Valid Driver’s license or government-issued photo ID.
  • Have a current physical (within the past 12 months) signed by a physician.
  • Have current PPD, proof of Titers
  • Proof of immunizations, MMR, Tetanus, DTAP, Hep B or Waiver, Flu shot.
  • Proof of current AHA BLS card must remain current throughout the course.
EMT
  • Complete and sign an application, including payment of the registration fee.
  • Pass a background check by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) (Level II)1.
  • Pass and have current (within 60 days) 10-panel drug screen1.
  • Must be 18 years of age.
  • Proof of high school graduation (diploma or transcripts); or successful completion of the General Education Tests (GED). Transcripts from an Associate degree or higher program from an accredited college or university may satisfy the high school requirement. Acceptance of any of the listed above documents is at the sole discretion of the Institution.
  • Valid Driver’s license or government-issued photo ID.
  • Have a current physical (within the past 12 months) signed by a physician.
  • Have current PPD and proof of Titers.
  • Proof of immunizations, MMR, Tetanus, DTAP, Hep B or Waiver, Flu shot.
  • Proof of current AHA BLS card must remain current throughout the course.

1 Certain finding on background check or drug screen can hinder a student from clinical/ride placement or pursuing licensure in most programs offered by Ricky Rescue Training Academy

Program Overview and Cost

PARAMEDIC

Registration Fees (non-refundable):
$150

Tuition:
$6,400

Goods / Services not included in tuition:
Textbook & Study Guides
HIV, ACLS, PALS, and PHTLS Certifications (as applicable)
Personal Liability Insurance
Certificates
$1,500

Uniform Shirts
$60

Total Program Cost
$7,960

EMT

Registration Fees (non-refundable):
$150

Tuition:
$2,200

Goods / Services not included in tuition:
Textbook & Study Guides
HIV and BLS Certifications (as applicable)
Personal Liability Insurance
Certificates
$500

Uniform Shirts
$60

Total Program Cost
$2,760

Payment Plan

Paramedic: In addition to accepting full payment by check, money order, or credit card, Ricky Rescue Training Academy offers an in-house, interest-free payment plan.  An initial payment of $1,000 is due upon enrollment, with the remaining balance divided into twelve equal monthly payments.

EMT: In addition to accepting full payment by check, money order, or credit card, Ricky Rescue Training Academy offers an in-house, interest-free payment plan.  An initial payment of $500 is due upon enrollment, with the remaining balance divided into four equal monthly payments.

Accreditation

Ricky Rescue Training Academy strictly adheres to the guidelines set forth by the State of Florida Department of Health and Bureau of Emergency Services and is accredited by the Cognia Global Commission the North Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement, the Northwest Accreditation Commission, and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement.

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