WCCC EMS Logo v1The Washington County Community College was founded in 1969 and was recently named one of the top 150 community colleges in the United States. The college offers one of the most unique educational environments on the East Coast and is located in Calais Maine on a 400-acre campus overlooking the beautiful St. Croix River.

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

Award for EMT
Award for Advanced EMT

For more information about Washington County Community College please visit them at their website www.wccc.me.edu. If you are not currently enrolled in an academic program at Washington County Community College, the Registrar’s Office can be reached at (207) 454-1013 to assist you in the enrollment process. Registration and Registrar information can also be found at http://www.wccc.me.edu/academics/programs/course-registration/. Information about the registration process or course prerequisites can be found at the bottom of this page or by calling 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 207-454-1092.

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.

Registration Process & Resources

WCCC EMS Programs
WCCC Website
WCCC Course Registration Information
Complio Student Screening User Guide

Financial Aid & Scholarships

Financial Aid Information
Financial Aid
EMS Scholarships
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