Admission Requirements





  • A candidate must be able to read, write, and speak the English language.
  • A candidate must be 18 years of age by the start date of the program.
  • A candidate must be a high school graduate by the start date of the program.
  • A candidate must be free from all physical or mental impairments which would hamper his or her ability to complete all tasks assigned during the course of study.  Additional information on this matter may be viewed on the Technical Standards page.
  • A candidate must possess and maintain a current American Heart Association CPR Certification.
  • A candidate must possess and maintain a current CT Emergency Medical Technician Certification.
  • A candidate must submit to a background investigation.
  • A candidate must submit a Medical Documentation Form, completed by a physician, indicating the candidate is in good health and has up-to-date vaccines as required by Clinical Affiliates.
  • A candidate must provide a $75 Application Fee, complete the CCPEPC Online Application, and complete the CCPEPC Shadow Day Experience.