Paramedic Program

Oakton's paramedic classes (FIR 221, FIR 222, FIR 223, and  FIR 224) are offered through cooperative agreements with Presence St. Francis Hospital and Advocate Lutheran General Hospital.

This is a limited enrollment program.
Program participants are selected through a competitive process that involves submission of an application and a range of assessment tests and interviews.

Presence Saint Francis Hospital (PSFH)

Application deadline: Oct. 29, 2018
Contact the St. Francis Hosptial EMS office and speak with Elizabeth Maass to be placed on the waiting/mailing list. Applications will be mailed to all individuals on the waiting list.

The Saint Francis Hospital Paramedic program is nationally accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). The program maintains national accreditation by adhering to standards established by CAAHEP and the Committee on Accreditation of Education Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).

Saint Francis Hospital
355 Ridge Avenue | Evanston, IL 60202
Elizabeth Maass
Office: 847.316.6117
Fax: 847.316.4114
emaass@presencehealth.org
presencehealth.org

For more information, contact:

  • Oakton's Division of Business and Career Technology  847.635.1910
  • Michael Doocy, program coordinator, 847.376.7887 or mdoocy@oakton.edu

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital (ALGH)

The application deadline has passed.

For more information, contact:

  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital (ALGH) EMS System Office 847.723.5430
  • Oakton's Division of Business and Career Technology 847.635.1910
  • Michael Doocy, program coordinator, 847.376.7887 or mdoocy@oakton.edu.