KVCC EMS Logo v1 KVCC was organized in 1969 by the Maine Legislature and classes began in the fall of 1970. Since that time, KVCC has undergone many changes and has grown significantly. The college offers a comprehensive schedule of continuing education courses and business and industry outreach programs located on a seventy-acre campus in Fairfield, Maine. The campus is easily reached by taking Exit 132 off Interstate 95. KVCC has added a second campus at 17 Stanley Road in Hinckley Maine; The Harold Alfond Campus includes 600 acres of land on both sides of U.S. Route 201 6 miles north of the Fairfield campus.

The Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Technology Program provides the opportunity to earn a Certificate and/or an Associate in Applied Science Degree to individuals who work with ambulance services and other first responder organizations. The program on the nationally recognized technical core with general education courses and is held at the Fairfield Campus. The advanced programs (Advanced EMT or Paramedic) are traditionally taken on a part-time basis. The EMT programs are traditionally taken within a semester as a single course with a variety of schedules. Emergency Medical Services Technology programs establish the educational path to rewarding careers for Maine Licensed EMT, AEMT, and Paramedics.

Awards of Completion are given at three levels as students complete technical courses and are prepared to sit for State Licensure. These three Awards of Completion are:

Award for EMT EMS111 is required.
Award for Advanced EMT EMS113, EMS115, EMS117, and EMS119 are required.
Award for Paramedic All Intermediate courses as well as EMS208, EMS209, EMS215, EMS218, EMS219, EMS 225, EMS228, EMS229, EMS235 are required.

For more information about Kennebec Valley Community College please visit them at their website www.kvcc.me.edu. Information about the registration process or course prerequisites can be found at the bottom of this page or by calling the KVCC Registrar’s Office or our APEMS Education Office at 207-974-4880.


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Pre-Registration Forms & Information

Student Immunization Form

Academic Program Prerequisites

EMT (Emergency Medical Technician)

Accuplacer-Reading/Composition Test
This test must be scheduled through a college or a Higher Education Facility and completed with a passing score of 65 or higher. Official copies of the test scores must be turned in to our office by faxing to 207-453-5010 to the attention of Gail Allen.

Immunization Records
Please use the link on our website for access to the immunization form and have your primary care physician complete it and fax the completed copy to our office at 207-974-4879, attention Heather McGlauflin. Please indicate the course number (ex 123-30) given to you, at time of registration or in your welcome letter, in the appropriate place on the immunization form.

Healthcare Provider CPR
Students must have a current Healthcare Provider CPR certification that does not expire during the course time-frame. Proof must be presented to the instructor the first night of class. If you are in need of a Healthcare Provider CPR course please click HERE

AEMT (Advanced Emergency Medical Technician)

All students entering the AEMT program are required to be licensed at the EMT level to apply to the ALS Pathway and must go through the selection process, determined by the Committee.

Application Process
Applications must be completed to the college and can be found on the colleges’ website (click HERE. Evaluation packets must be completed by the 3 stated references. It is recommended to give a stamped and addressed envelope along with the form to each reference, to be mailed back to the college.

Student selection is based upon scores of the Accuplacer Reading/Comp (65+) and Write Placer in addition to the Medical Knowledge Exam (76+) (scheduled through the college) in addition to the 3 reference evaluations.

Upon successful completion of the Advanced EMT program, students will have 2 years to enroll into the Paramedic program.

Immunization Records
Please use the link on our website for access to the immunization form and have your primary care physician complete it and fax the completed copy to our office at 207-974-4879, attention Heather McGlauflin. Please indicate the course number (ex 123-30) given to you, at time of registration or in your welcome letter, in the appropriate place on the immunization form.

Paramedic

All students entering the Paramedic program are required to be licensed at the Advanced EMT level to apply to the ALS Pathway and must go through the selection process, determined by the Committee.

Application Process
Applications must be completed to the college and can be found on the colleges’ website (click HERE. Evaluation packets must be completed by the 3 stated references. It is recommended to give a stamped and addressed envelope along with the form to each reference, to be mailed back to the college.

Student selection is based upon scores of the Accuplacer Reading/Comp (65+) and Write Placer in addition to the Medical Knowledge Exam (76+) (scheduled through the college) in addition to the 3 reference evaluations.

Students currently accepted into the ALS Pathway (AEMT to Paramedic Courses) will have a guaranteed spot in the upcoming Paramedic program upon successful completion of each step. If you are not currently enrolled in the ALS Pathway through our program, you will have to submit an application to the college and follow the Application Process for the program.

Immunization Records
Please use the link on our website for access to the immunization form and have your primary care physician complete it and fax the completed copy to our office at 207-974-4879, attention Heather McGlauflin. Please indicate the course number (ex 123-30) given to you, at time of registration or in your welcome letter, in the appropriate place on the immunization form.

Registration Process & Resources

KVCC Website
KVCC Registrar’s Office
Admission Requirements Checklist
KVCC Instructions for Student Compliio
Complio Student Screening User Guide

Financial Aid & Scholarships

The Enrollment Services Center is located in the Frye Building with office hours from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Monday-Thursday, and 9:00 am – 4:00 pm on Friday. Financial Aid Staff can also be reached by telephone (207) 453-5822 or 1-800-528-5882 ext. 5822, or by e-mail at [email protected] For assistance or question regarding financial aid please contact Financial Aid Staff or stop by the office.

KVCC Financial Aid Home
EMS Scholarships
FAFSA.gov