Deposit for materials: $60

Your deposit will go towards materials needed for the class.  All materials will be provided during the first class session and will be yours to keep.  You must attend the first day of class or your will be dropped from the course and you will not receive a refund for materials.
If you cancel your reservation within 30 days of the start of class you will lose your materials deposit.

Only credit card payments are accepted.

To reserve a seat in the class students must FIRST:

Go the American River College Webpage

  • Click on the application link, Apply to American River College, and obtain a student ID number.
  • Once you receive a student ID number; reserve a seat in the class by selecting the appropriate course date and complete the registration form.
  • During ARC’s open registration period; students will receive a permission # and instructions on how to complete their registration for the course through ARC’s eServices.

Registration must be completed through American River College’s eServices.

Registration fee paid to American River College: $276

This fee must be paid within 48 hours of registration or you will be automatically dropped from the course.

*Class size is limited to 30 students, but only 24 seats can be reserved through the Fire Department following this process. Those who do not receive a permission number can enroll in the course through ARC’s eServices during their registration appointment period.

Additional course costs not included as part of deposit or registration fees include:
Book, Uniform, Fisdap account, Background and Drugscreen, Clinical HeathStream Modules, Liability Insurance, immunization (if needed), and a Health Physical.

Total estimated cost to complete the course: $850