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Frequently Asked Questions


Here are some questions and answers that you may find helpful.
If you did not find the answer you were looking for, please feel free to contact us here.


(Q.) What book does Pelham use for the Emergency Medical Technician Course?
(A.) For both the Standard and Accelerated EMT course, Pelham uses:
  • AAOS Emergency Care and Transpotation of the Sick and Injured 10th edition


(Q.) How do I register for classes?
(A.) Registering for courses is simple. Just click on the course that you wish to take and then click on the link to sign up for that course. From there you will be prompted on how to complete your application for acceptance.


(Q.) How old do you have to be to attend either of the EMT Course?
(A.) You can take an EMT course before you turn 18 years old. However, you will not be permitted to test until you turn 18 years old. Pelham recommends that you not take an EMT class if you are younger than 17 years old.


(Q.) Does Pelham Training offer financial aid?
(A.) Pelham Training does not offer traditional financial aid through pell grants or Stafford loans.
However, some students may qualify for the Montgimery G.I. Bill, or the Post 9/11 G.I. Bill.
For more information regarding the G.I. Bill and the Post 9/11 G.I. Bill, you can click on the following link:
G.I. Bill.

Other students who are affiliated with the U.S. Government may find that they are eligible for financial aid through the Tuition Assistance Program.
To learn more about the Tuition Assistance Program, click on the following link: Tuition Assistance Program.

If you are a spouse of someone in our U.S. Military, you may find that you are eligible for financial assistance through the Military Spouse Career Advancement Program, or MyCAA. To learn more about the MyCAA program, you can click on the following link: MyCAA.

Students who are residents of Indiana may be eligible for financial aid through Indiana Work One.
To find out if you are eligible for financial aid with Indiana Work One, you can clink on the following link: Work One.


(Q.) What housing is available?
(A.) The TownePlace Suites by Marriott.
TownePlace by Marriott is an extended stay facility located about 6 miles north of the school just off Highway 37 in West Bloomington. Pelham Training reserves blocks of rooms for upcoming classes which students can reserve at a discounted rate.
Please notes that these rooms are reserved for Pelham Training students up until one week prior to the start of your class.
If you call the hotel within a week of your class start date, rooms may not be available.

If you decide to book a room with the Marriott, you may also ask the front desk personnel to attempt to pair you up with another student coming for the same class as yours. If another student has already requested a roommate, you will be paired with that student. If not, you will be paired with the next student who requests a roommate. Please note that requesting a roommate does not guarantee that you will be paired with someone.

How to Contact TownePlace Suites by Marriott:

Address:
TownePlace Suites by Marriott
105 Franklin Road
Bloomington IN 47404

Ph: 812-334-1234


Click
Here to be directed to the Marriot Web site.

Student Rates Per Night (excluding tax)

Queen Studio Suite: (Single) - $69.00 per night

Features: Queen Size Bed, living area, desk, fully equipped kitchen, TV with basic cable.

Two Bedroom Suite: (Shared) - $44.50 double occupancy (Limited availability)
Features: Two Seperate bedrooms each with a Queen Size Bed, living room, desk, fully equipped kitchen, TV with basic cable.

Additional Amenities:
            Complimentary Daily breakfast.
            Wireless Internet throughout the hotel.
            Wired Internet in all rooms.
            24-hour business center complete with a laser printer, photocopier and access to a fax machine.
            Outdoor heated swimming pool.
            Excerise facility with cariovascular equipment.
            On-site 24-hour convenience store.
            On-site laundry facilities.
            Complimentary grocery shopping service.



(Q.) Is public transportation available?
(A.) No, Our students, and most particularly our paramedic students, need to have independent transportation that gives them complete flexibility to attend their clinical rotations. Thus, Pelham strongly recommends that each student have private transportation secured before commencing a course of training.

Shuttle Service to and from the Indianapolis International Airport:
If you are flying into Indianapolis International Airport, there is a shuttle service that runs from the airport to Bloomington.
To make a reservation, contact Bloomington Shuttle toll free at 800-589-6004, or at 812-332-6004.
For more information, you can click on the following link:
Bloomington Shuttle.

Local Taxi Service in Bloominton:
For local cab service in Bloomington, contact Yellow Cab at: 812-336-4100.


(Q.) What kinds of jobs are available with an EMR certification?
(A.)An EMR certificate is useful in the following fields of employment:
  • Airport Ground Personnel
  • Athletic Trainers
  • Bodyguards
  • Boy or Girl Scout Leaders
  • Camp Counsellors
  • Childcare Workers
  • Community Emergency Response Team Members
  • Fire-fighters
  • Flight Attendants
  • Hunting & Fishing Guides
  • Lifeguards
  • Park Rangers
  • Pilots
  • Police Officers
  • Safety Officers
  • School Bus Drivers
  • Search & Rescue Personnel
  • Security Officers
  • Ski Patrol Personnel
  • Sports Coaches
  • Taxi Drivers
  • Teachers
  • Utility Workers


(Q.) What kinds of jobs are available with an EMT Certification?
(A.) EMT's commonly work on ambulance services, in:
  • Fire departments
  • Hospital emergency departments
  • Independent contractors for corporations
and many seek a higher education or degree in:
  • Paramedics
  • Nursing
  • Physician assistant
  • Physicians


(Q.) What kinds of jobs are available with an Paramedic license?
(A.) Paramedics are commonly employed with:
  • Ambulance services providing pre-hospital medics
  • As in-house corporate or government medical technicians
  • Independent contractors in remote areas
and many seek a higher degree in:
  • Nursing
  • Physician assistants
  • Physicians


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