Late Start Classes allow students to take college classes after traditional semester beings

By Guy Harrison, Media & Marketing Specialist

PINAL COUNTY, Ariz. - Central Arizona College Late Start Classes provides students an opportunity to register for courses well after the traditional semester begins.

Below is just a sampling of some of the classes that are available beginning in March. For a complete listing of Late Start Classes, or to register for a course, please visit the CAC website at

Superstition Mountain Campus

Basic EMT Refresher (2 Credits)
Sat. and Sun., Mar. 5-13, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

The EMT Refresher course incorporates the standards as adopted by the state of Arizona, DHS-BEMS Division and the US Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 1994 and 1996 revisions. It prepares the student for state recertification and NREMT re-registration and may be taken two times for credit.

Prerequisite: Current basic EMT and CPR certifications. Additional $18 per credit Fire Science Fee. This course is AZ DHS BEMS and NREMT approved for EMT refresher.

Basic EMT Renewal Challenge (1 Credit)
Sun., Mar. 13, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 1 credit hour.

Designed to contribute to Arizona Department of Health Services (A-DHS) Bureau of Emergency Medical Services (B-EMS) recertification requirements for Emergency Medical Technician Basic (EMTB) according to the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) EMT-Basic National Curriculum and the Arizona EMT Basic Refresher Curriculum Guidelines. Does not meet National Registry of EMT (NREMT) refresher requirements for EMTs. Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory grading only. May be taken four times for credit.

Prerequisites: Current Basic EMT and CPR certifications. Additional $18 per credit Fire Science Fee. This course is AZ DHS BEMS approved for State of AZ EMTS only and is not NREMT approved.

Saddlebrooke Center
Tango! (1.25 Credits)
Two sections, one each on Sun. and Mon. from 6:30-8:30 p.m., beginning Mar. 6 and 7 and ending May 22 and 23, respectively.

This course focuses on the history and culture of tango and the most popular basic steps danced today in the Milonga nightclubs of Argentina.

Citizenship Education (1 Credit)
Tues. and Thurs., Mar. 1-31, 2:30-4 p.m.

Corporate Center, Maricopa Center & San Tan Center (via iTV)

Planning an Entrepreneurial Venture (3 Credits)
Fridays, 1:30-4:30 p.m., Mar. 4- June 24.

Introduction to Entrepreneurship (.75 Credits)
Fridays, 1:30-4:30 p.m., Mar. 4-25

Central Arizona College - District Office 8470 N. Overfield Road, Coolidge, AZ 85128 Phone: 800-237-9814