If I want to enroll in this certificate program, do I need
to register for and attend an information meeting?
All students interested in studying the Fire with EMT Certificate
program must register and
attend an online information meeting.
Why do I need to register for and attend an information
The Fire with EMT Certificate program has requirements that must
be completed to enroll. Information meetings are held to go
over the requirements in detail.
What are the requirements for the Fire with EMT Certificate
Ohio Fire Academy (OFA)
An OFA Fire Science checklist can help students keep track of the program
A C-TEC Fire Science checklist can help students keep track of the program
Where can I find a list of classes (plan of study) for the
program I want to study?
The courses students need to take to complete a certificate or
degree are listed in a plan of study.
Can I take classes online or face-to-face?
The Fire with EMT certificate program includes hands-on learning
and some classes are taken face-to-face. There are some
online courses that can be taken as part of the Fire with EMT
What type of financial assistance is available to help me pay for
The Fire with EMT certificate is eligible for the
short-term certificate grant available to students with
demonstrated financial need as well as students who are
currently in or exiting foster care. Each student may receive a
one-time grant of up to $2,000 to assist with tuition and fees
(does not include the cost of books and supplies). To be
considered, students must submit and satisfy the requirements on
Certificate Grant Application.
Connect with the Office of Student Financial Services at
740.366.9435 or email NWKfirstname.lastname@example.org.
Can I pursue an associate degree after I complete the
Yes, students who complete the Fire with EMT Certificate are
encouraged to continue their education because they have already
earned credits toward the Associate of Applied Science in Fire
Science Technology degree.
How do I get started at COTC?
Help us learn more about you by visiting our Future Students webpage, then follow
the COTC Steps to Enroll to