EMT Original and Refresher courses set

OSWEGO, NY – The city of Oswego Fire Department is offering EMT Original and Refresher courses that will begin on January 29.

They will be conducted concurrently with sessions held on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday afternoons, testing out in May of 2013.

Tuition for the EMT Original is $775, the Refresher is $335.

Currently the New York State Department of Health will pay the tuition for any student that is a member of an agency that provides emergency medical care to the public (a fire department or ambulance corp).

These courses will have sessions both on the SUNY Oswego campus and at the East Side Fire Station, 35 E. Cayuga St., Oswego.

Interested parties should visit the city of Oswego’s website (www.oswegony.org) where course descriptions and applications can be found on the Fire Department page or interested parties may contact the Fire Chief’s Office at 343-2161.