Prerequisites - Must be certified in AHA Healthcare Provider CPR or American Red Cross Professional Rescuer CPR prior to applying and throughout the course and provide a copy of the card prior to the first class session. // Must be at least 17 years old at time of enrollment. // Must be proficient in reading, writing & speaking English. // Must be physically able to perform all functions of an EMT-Basic. // Must have written documentation of TB test (no older than 6 months). // Must provide own stethoscope. // Must submit to background check and drug screening, if requested.