Paramedic Interns

Emergency Medical Services

About the Program

EMR, EMT & Paramedic Course Listing Change

Effective summer 2017, please search for courses formerly listed as Emergency Medical Responder (EMR), Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), and Paramedic (EMTP) by now using the NEW single Emergency Medical Services (EMS) course listing in the schedule of classes.

Your Pathway to a Career in Emergency Medical Services

If you are interested in a working in as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) or Paramedic, the Foothill College Emergency Medical Services (EMS) program is right for you!

We offer a complete curriculum to take you to where you want to be.

Take Noncredit EMR & EMT Courses at No Registration Fee

We also offer a three-class series of noncredit courses (EMS 400, EMS 401/401A, EMS 402/402A) allowing entry into the Emergency Medical Services profession or if you simply want to learn the skills to help save lives as a first-responder at home or in your community.


Careers you can pursue with training in the EMS field

  • Firefighter
  • Ambulance Attendant
  • Lifeguard
  • Park Ranger
  • Search & Rescue Team
  • Nurse
  • Ski Patrol

Degree & Program Types

Check out this list for a quick view of our Emergency Medical Services programs. For program requirements and full course listings, view degrees and certificates information.

Associate in Science Degree

  • Paramedic

Certificate of Achievement

  • Paramedic



The Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).


Logo-CAAHEP Commission on Accreditation
of Allied Health Education Programs
1361 Park Street
Clearwater, FL 33756
Sunnvyale Center Building

Questions?We're Here to Help!

Charlie McKellar, EMS Program Coordinator


Sunnyvale Center, 1070 Innovation Way, Sunnyvale, 94089

Dave Huseman, EMS Director
Phone: 408.745.8031
Office: Sunnyvale Center
Nanette Solvason, Division Dean
Phone: 650.949.7730
Office: Main Campus
Christine Mangiameli
Division Administrative Assistant
Phone: 650.949.7249
Office: Main Campus
Biological & Health Sciences Division

Download 2016 CTE Licensure, Pass & Placement Rates