610 Washington St

P.O. Box 2907 Weaverville CA 96093

(530) 623-2500

911 for Emergencies

Emergency Preparedness Training

Emergency preparedness is important. Whether your interest is in basic first aid for general knowledge and safety, to fulfill a workplace requirement, or to pursue a healthcare career, you can obtain certification here.  CPR saves lives, and it begins with community involvement and training.

American Heart Association Basic Life Support

Re-Certification in Basic Life Support (BLS) is taught on the third Tuesday of each month, 1 pm to 5 pm, at Trinity Life Support.  Please call 530-623-2500 to enroll.

If you are a new provider, please contact us for information on taking the Initial BLS Course for Healthcare Providers. 

Also available, Basic First Aid and CPR training.  Please call 530-623-2500 for more information.

Emergency Medical Technician

Next Course: March 29, 2023 through June 8, 2023

Course Description

This is an intensive course to assist the student with developing skills to recognize signs and symptoms of illness and injuries, and proper procedures in emergency care. Upon successful completion of the course and the National Registry written and skills examination, the student must make an application through Nor-Cal EMS for certification.

Course is 180 hours of varied assignments and classroom activities including lecture/discussion, skills, interactive scenarios, testing and clinical observation time.


·        Current CPR certification at the Healthcare Provider Level

·        Proof of immunizations

·        17 ½ years of age

·        Physical fitness adequate to lift and move patients, utilize tools and equipment safely

·        A positive, compassionate, and caring attitude

Course Schedule
Class meets weekly on Wednesday and Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00pm.
Class also meets on 7 separate Saturdays - 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Snow days may occur for student safety Missed classes will have to be made up

Course Dress Code
Uniform shirt and photo ID (provided)

Navy blue or black pants (EMS pants preferred) or slacks. No jeans See attached

Course Location

Trinity Life Support, 610 Washington Street
Weaverville, CA 96093
Occasional local field trips

Program Expectations

Professional conduct with full and active participation in discussion, skills, and scenarios

Attendance – All absences must be cleared by the instructor

Maximum of 8 hours

Grading is based on performance in all assignments, activities, skills, clinical time, quiz and test scores
Demonstration of skills proficiency


“Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured”, Jones and Bartlett Eleventh Edition

Responsibility of the student to either purchase or rent

Must have by the first class


EMT Course - $950.00 payable by March 20th by cash, check, or Money Order

EMT Refresher - $450.00 payable by March 20th by cash, check, or Money Order
No refunds after the end of the second class
Make payable to ELEMENTS Incident Medical Management


All Registration forms along with payment must be received no later than March 20th

Call or email Shawn Poore’ 530-999-1285. spoore@elementsmedical.net
Minimum of 10 students required for the course occur
Tuition will be refunded if the class is canceled