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Gadsden State Continuing Education offers Tactical Paramedic Course

Gadsden, Ala. – Gadsden State Community College’s Continuing Education Program is offering a Tactical Paramedic Course from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 29 through April 2 at Jarvis Hall on the East Broad Campus.  Cost is $500 per student and limited seating is available.

The course will prepare students to sit for the IBSC TP-C Certification exam. Participants will be required to have a current unencumbered paramedic license, pass a background check and know the essential functions for EMS.   

Course affiliates include Gadsden State Emergency Medical Services, Etowah County Joint Special Operations Group, Gadsden Police Department, Dr. Thomas Page and the International Board of Specialty Certification.

Applications are due by March 19.  Students will be contacted with further details after the application process. To register for any of the Continuing Education classes, visit For more information, please call Clough at 256-549-8462 or email