Fairfield University’s Department of Public Safety, in collaboration with Trumbull’s Emergency Medical Services, will offer the skill-enhancing Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Basic Course in the fall 2013 and spring 2014 semesters.

The course meets Mondays and Wednesdays from 6 to 10 p.m., with an occasional Saturday class, and runs from Sept. 4 to Dec. 18, and Jan. 22 to May 15. The course is $685, which includes the cost of textbooks. Upon completion of the class, there is an additional state testing fee of about $100.

For more information or to register for the course, call Frank Ficko at 203-254-5524 or visit fairfield.edu/emt.