Emergency Medical Education



The Palomar College Emergency Medical Education Department is also an AHA Training Center as approved by the American Heart Association (AHA).  EME teaches to the AHA 2010 guidelines.


NOTE: Use of American Heart Association materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the American Heart Association. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the Association.


CPR Courses

CPR courses are offered monthly on the second Thursday evening of every month at the Palomar College Escondido Center.  The courses are completed in two stages.

The first stage to completing the CPR training is to complete the online portion of the CPR course.  You can visit the OnlineAHA web site and register for the BLS For Healthcare Providers Part 1.  Once completed, print out the completion certificate to attend the second part of the course.  The cost of this portion of the CPR course is $22.00.

The second stage of the courses is to one of the following courses for a fee of $45.00 where the skills portion of the CPR course will be taught.  The fee is payable to the Escondido Center Cashier.

The next courses are scheduled for the following dates:

Thursday, June 9, 2016 – 6:00pm

Thursday, July 14, 2016 – 6:00pm

Thursday, August 11, 2016 – 6:00pm


To sign up for a CPR Course contact EME:

Mary J. Reed, Academic Department Assistant
Palomar College, Escondido Education Center
Emergency Medical Education Department
1951 East Valley Parkway Escondido, CA 92027
760-744-1150 X8150
(760) 432-0353 (Fax)





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