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Additional Contact Information

If you have questions regarding course requirements, you may contact:
  • Howard Michaels, M.D, Paramedic Director, (650) 949-6972
  • Charlie McKellar, Program Coordinator (650) 949-6955
  • Middlefield counseling: (650)949-6959.
    Or, you may schedule an appointment online by visiting the counseling site.
  • BH Division office, (650) 949-7249
  • Paramedic Job Posting Board
  • Foothill College
    Main Campus: (650) 949-7777
Application Process

Please click here for a 2015 Paramedic Application. The application deadline is May 1, 2015, with classes starting in September 2015.

Minimum Prerequisites
  • High school diploma or GED certificate.
  • Current BLS (CPR) certification.
  • Possess a current EMT-I certificate or EMT-1 with transport module or equivalent.
  • Anatomy & Physiology (minimum one quarter or one Semester)
  • A minimum of six months full-time or equivalent part time experience with an EMS provider agency.
  • MATH 220 or equivalent college level course or placement into MATH 105 on the Foothill College placement test. (Contact testing office 650/949-7230.)
  • Eligible for ESL 25 or ENGL 110. (Contact testing office 650/949-7230.)


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