EMS - Intermediate

Degree Type: 

Career Studies Certificate
Emergency Medical Services - Intermediate Certificate

Minimum Total Credit Hours to Complete: 


  • CTE
    CTE (Career & technical education programs for job training)

The Emergency Medical Services - Intermediate Career Studies Certificate at Piedmont Virginia Community College prepares you to provide advanced pre-hospital care on city, county or private ambulance services as an entry-level EMT-Intermediate under structured guidelines in emergency situations. 

Jobs this program prepares you for: 

  • Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
  • Emergency Medical Services Technician (EMS)

Required Courses: 

Linked classes are classes that are currently available in the class search.

Additional Program Information: 


After applying to PVCC, students must also Apply to the EMS - Intermediate Career Studies Certificate Program. Completion of general education courses is one criteria used to make admissions decisions. 

The application for the EMS Intermediate Career Studies Certificate program for Fall 2017 is now closed and will re-open on February 1, 2018.