Additional Contact Information

If you have general questions about the program, contact:
  • Charlie McKellar, Program Coordinator (408) 745-8022
  • Dave Huseman, Paramedic Director, (408) 745-8031
  • 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

We are now accepting applications for Spring 2018. Download and print out an application (PDF, 474KB). The application deadline is November 15, 2017.

Please contact Charlie McKellar at or (408) 745-8022 for more information.

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 three 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 (408) 745-8025)
  • Eligible for ESL 25 or ENGL 110. (Contact testing office (408) 745-8025.)

stop sign Click here if you have not read the Program Curriculum Requirement Sheet!

stop sign Director's Desk: Additional Program Information.

How to Apply to Foothill College and Register for Classes