Puckett EMS EMT-BASIC CLASS
APRIL 25 | ROSSVILLE, GEORGIA
The Puckett EMS Training Academy is proud to present an accelerated 8-week EMT class beginning April 25, 2022.
Puckett EMS is seeking driven, dedicated candidates interested in taking the first step to join the emergency medical services industry. Your EMT certification is the first step in a career in EMS or can be a steppingstone to careers in public safety and health care.
Selected candidates will have their class costs completely paid for by Puckett EMS with an employment commitment and the students will be full-time employees during classroom hours and ride-along shifts on ambulances in the system.
Puckett EMS employee orientation (1 week, 40 hrs) begins April 25;
EMT-Basic Class begins May 2; Classes end 8 weeks from start.
40-hour weekly schedule (includes 48 total clinical hours); Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Classroom location: Puckett EMS Academy, 1430 Suggs St., Rossville, GA 30741.
Clinical rides will be completed on interfacility and 9-1-1 ambulances:
3014 Rossville Blvd., Chattanooga, TN 37407
how to appy
Step 1: Fill out an application.
Step 2: A hiring manager will be in touch to conduct a screening interview.
Step 3: Attend one of two mandatory open testing and interview sessions at Puckett EMS Academy, 1430 Suggs St. Rossville, GA 30741:
Friday, April 8 • 6 p.m.
Saturday, April 9 • 10 a.m.
***Please allow 2-3 hours to complete the testing and interview.
Puckett EMS will provide all training at no cost to the student, including:
- FREE tuition and certification fees (National Registry, Tennessee, Georgia)
- Paid wages ($10/hr.) and full benefits package during training.
- Offer available for a two-year employment commitment.
- Upon passing exam, EMTs are ready to work on an ambulance making up to $30,000 a year with room to grow up to $45,000 with additional shift-friendly, sponsored paramedic certification.
- Have a valid driver’s license
- Have a High School diploma or GED
- Be 18 years of age (by the end of the class)
Our EMT Course follows the National Standard Curriculum as defined by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (www.nremt.org). Upon successful completion of our program, you will have the necessary skills and knowledge to pass both the cognitive and psychomotor exams required by NREMT. All of your clinical 3rd rides will be completed on our 911-Advanced Life Support and BLS Ambulances. Being able to provide you real-life emergency experience is what sets our programs apart from others. You will be actively engaged and challenged to be a part of our team!