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This course provides learners with the cognitive knowledge and values to develop as an emergency medical professional at the basic life-support level. This course meets all of the minimum training requirements as established by the U.S. Department of Transportation in the EMT, National Education Standards. It also provides the learner with the opportunity to develop basic life-support psychomotor skills. Successful completion of this course makes the learner eligible to become certified by the National Registry of EMTs and the Pennsylvania Department of Health.

The course is held at 230 McKee Place, 5th Floor, Room ABC, Pittsburgh, PA 15213.

A permission code is required to enroll in EM 1102 for the fall/spring semesters. In order to be granted a permission code for the Fall of 2021, you must complete our Qualtrics survey at the link below.

EM 1102 - Fall 2021

Permission codes will TENTATIVELY be distributed beginning Monday, April 5, 2021. Please note that your enrollment period may begin before permission codes are distributed. Please only complete the survey one time. Permission codes are distributed based on a pre-determined selection process. We are not able to determine the likelihood of you getting a permission code. 

When signing up for this course you must register for both lecture and lab. You MAY NOT add yourself to the wait list for a lab session. You must choose one that fits into your schedule and has open seats available. 

Please note: Completing this survey does not guarantee that you will be given a permission code. Permission codes are distributed based on a number of factors set by the program. The information that you enter will be verified. 

If you have any questions, please contact Sarah (Potts) Johnson (