Chipola to offer EMT and CNA classes

MARIANNA—Chipola College will offer an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) class and a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) class in the Spring 2017 semester beginning in January.

Applicants may print applications from the Health Sciences web page at Applicants for either program are required to take a PERT test through the Chipola Testing Center before applying.

The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) class begins Jan. 9, with an application deadline of Jan. 6.  EMT classes run the entire spring semester on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evenings from 5 to 10 p.m.  Contact Tina Maloy, EMS Director at 850-718-2403, or email

A Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) class begins Jan. 10 with an application deadline of Jan. 6.  CNA classes run for 10 weeks on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Contact Jennifer Ham at 850-718-2316 or email