Emergency Medical Technician

People’s lives often depend on the quick reaction and competent care of Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) and Paramedics.

Learn to recognize the signs and symptoms of illness and injury, assess and treat patients, administer oxygen and provide basic medical care.

Training consists of coursework and hands-on experience designed to help prepare students to administer immediate care, stabilization, and immobilization of victims in emergency situations.


Length of Program:
16 weeks

Career Pathways:
EMT, Paramedic, Emergency Room Tech, Nursing, Physician Assistant, Medical School Prerequisites. 

Average Starting Salary:
$13-15 per hour

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