Emergency Health Services

  • Master CPR and other first-aid while earning emergency medical services certifications

  • Train with ambulance simulator, medical manikins and other high-tech equipment

  • Collaborate with other future first responders and health care providers during simulated emergencies

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Industry Credentials

Emergency Health Services students can earn the following certifications and credentials in high school:

  • Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider via American Heart Association
  • OSHA Certification via CareerSafe®
  • Pennsylvania Skills Certificate via NOCTI®

College Credits

A statewide articulation agreement known as SOAR allows students to earn college credit for their work in the Emergency Health Services program.

Career Pathways

with credentials:

  • 911 dispatcher
  • Emergency medical technician
  • Firefighter

with associate degree:

  • Paramedic
  • Police officer

with bachelor’s degree:

  • Emergency management director
  • Emergency room nurse


Counselor: Daniel Snyder

Phone: 610-799-1344
Email: snyderd@lcti.org

CIP Code: 51.9999

Industry Partners

Representatives from the following local businesses serve on the Emergency Health Services program’s Occupational Advisory Council:

  • Cetronia Ambulance Corps
  • Lehigh Valley Health Network

Student Organizations

Emergency Health Services students are eligible for membership in the following Career & Technical Student Organizations, or CTSOs:

  • HOSA
  • SkillsUSA

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Schnecksville, PA

Preparing all students for their personalized career pathway