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Avera McKennan School of EMS

Physical Location:
3936 S Western Ave
Mailing Address:
1325 S Cliff Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD 57117-5045
605-322-2086

EMS Class Schedule

Call 605-322-2086 for information about registration and fees. Or access and print our EMS class registration forms found in the right column on this page.

Please note, all classes are at Avera McKennan School of EMS in Sioux Falls unless otherwise noted.

Emergency Medical Technician 

2014 Summer EMT Class

  • Start Date:  May 27, 2014
  • Completion Date:  July 16, 2014
  • Final Exam Retest Day: July 18, 2014
  • National Registry Examination Date:  July 19, 2014
  • Class Days/ Times: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 8:30am – 4pm
  • Note: Due to Memorial Day, the first week of class will be Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday.
  • There will be no class July 4.
  • Healthcare Provider CPR Class (optional): May 27, 1pm
  • Class Location: 3936 S. Western Ave., Sioux Falls, South Dakota

2014 Fall EMT Class

  • Start Date:  Saturday, August 23, 2014, 9am-12pm
  • Healthcare Provider CPR Class (optional): August 23, 1pm-4pm
  • Completion Date:  Saturday, December 6, 2014, 9am-4pm
  • Snow Day/Final Exam Retest Day: December 8, 2014
  • National Registry Examination Date:  December 13, 2014
  • Class Days/ Times: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 6pm-10pm
  • Also, class will be held the following Saturday: November 22, 9am-4pm
  • Aberdeen Videoconference Students: You will need to attend class in Sioux Falls the following days: August 23 & December 6
  • Class Location: Avera McKennan School of EMS, 3936 S. Western Ave., Sioux Falls, SD
  • Aberdeen Videoconference Location: Avera St. Luke’s Education Center, 709 6th Ave SE, Aberdeen, SD

Paramedic

  • Daytime Course: A 10-month program beginning September, 2014. Classes are Monday - Friday, 9 AM - 4 PM
  • Evening Course: A 12-month program beginning February, 2015. Classes are on Mondays,Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6-10pm, with occasional Saturdays.
  • Prerequisite: EMT

Pre-hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS)

For Prehospital Providers only

  • May 7 & 8, 2014

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and Pediatric Education for Prehospital Professionals (PEPP)

For Prehospital Providers only

  • October 7, 8, & 9, 2014

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

For Prehospital Providers only

  • July 23 & 24, 2014

Advanced Medical Life Support (AMLS)

For Prehospital Providers only

  • September 9, 10, & 11, 2014

CPR for Healthcare Providers

  • May 27, 2014 at 1:00 p.m.
  • July 8, 2014 at 6:00 p.m.
  • August 23, 2014 at 1 p.m.

 

      2015 EMS Refresher & Transition Conference

      Dates TBA