Western Connecticut Health Network Emergency Medical Services will offer a Basic Emergency Medical Technician Course (EMT) at New Milford Hospital Sept. 11 through Nov. 18.

The three-month course will meet Mondays and Wednesdays from 7 to 11 p.m. and occasional Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Course participants are asked to park in the main parking lot located off of Elm Street and enter and exit using the main hospital entrance. Security staff will issue students a visitor pass.

Upon completion of the EMT-Basic course participants will be qualified to take the National Registry exams to receive his/her Connecticut and National EMT-B certification.

To learn more about the course and to register, visit https://www.newmilfordhospital.org/event-listing/emt-basic-course-nmh.

The cost is $895 and includes both course and work book materials. Payment must be submitted in full before the start of the program.

All students will be subject to a criminal background check before classes begin.