Advanced Medical Transport of Central Illinois


Hybrid Pre-Hospital Registered Nurse Course

We are excited to announce that registration for the Pre-Hospital Registered Nurse 2021 class is now open. This is a hybrid style course, meaning that the majority of didactic course work will be completed online via a learning management system. 7 class days will be held in person from 0830 to 1630 at Advanced Medical Transport (AMT), 1718 N Sterling, Peoria, IL 61604.

Once the didactic and clinical components of the course have been completed, students can take the National Registry Paramedic Cognitive Exam.

Please review the following Admission Guidelines to ensure that you meet all requirements prior to applying to the Program.



Admission Guidelines Tuition Schedule Questions
  • Registered nurse with current Illinois license in good standing in accordance with the Illinois Nurse Practice Act. Students are required to maintain their License throughout the course.
  • Current healthcare provider CPR card through AHA or a recognized affiliate. Students must maintain certification throughout the course.
  • Minimum of one year clinical practice in emergency or critical care nursing.
  • Written approval to ride with, or evidence of employment with an approved ALS Provider Agency.
  • Liability insurance coverage.
  • Healthcare insurance coverage.
  • Physical examination signed and dated by a qualified health care practitioner (PCP) within a year of beginning class or current with hospital employer physical exam requirements. This also includes being up-to-date on immunizations. (see immunization record section)
  • Clean universal 10 panel Urine Drug Screen.
  • Clear criminal background check. (Will be completed by AMT)

Tuition for the Pre-Hospital Registere Nurse course is $1,250.

The tuition includes: Course software, textbooks, criminal background check, and uniform shirt.
(If you are currently an AMT employee, please contact Bret Ramp regarding tuition.)

This is a hybrid style course, meaning that the majority of didactic course work will be completed online via a learning management system. 7 class days will be held in person.

Class begins February 1, 2021 and ends April 21, 2021. All in person classes will be held from 0830-1630 at Advanced Medical Transport (AMT), 1718 N Sterling, Peoria, Il 61604

In addition to the time dedicated to course work in the classroom/online, students are required to complete 8 endotracheal intubations on live patients, and complete a minimum of 10 ALS calls in their field internship, along with demonstration of entry-level competence equivalent to IDPH and CoAEMSP Paramedic program requirements.

Endotracheal intubations and field internship must be completed by October 21, 2021.

Have questions or need assistance?

Contact Bret Ramp at (309) 678-0938

or by email at bramp@amtci.org





Next class starts February 1st, 2021.

All required documents must be completed in full and received by January 29, 2021.

Partial or incomplete documents will not be considered.
Please note that class size is limited and will be filled on a first come, first serve basis.

Register & Pay Online

Register and pay online with just a few simple steps. After submitting you will receive an emailed receipt.

Upload Documents

The following documents must be submitted:

  1. STUDENT DATA FORM
  2. COPY OF DRIVERS LICENSE
  3. COPY OF YOUR RN LICENSE
  4. COPY OF CPR CARD
  5. WRITTEN PROOF OF ONE YEAR CLINICAL PRACTICE IN EMERGENCY OR CRITCIAL CARE NURSING
  6. COPY OF YOUR LIABILITY HEALTHCARE INSURANCE
  7. COPY OF PHYSICAL EXAMINATION
  8. COPY OF IMMUNIZATION RECORDS
  9. COPY OF DRUG SCREEN