Emergency Medical Technician



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EVIT + Pima Medical Institute

Once an EVIT student completes the Emergency Medical Technology program, the student will have earned credits available to apply towards enrollment in the PMI Paramedic Associate Degree program. See a PMI Health Science Education Coordinator on campus for further information



Get started! Enroll in the EVIT Emergency Medical Technician program.
For announcements and updates about the EVIT Emergency Medical Technician program, text EVIT to 855-998-3848.
 
 DESCRIPTION
The Emergency Medical Technician program prepares individuals to recognize, assess, and manage medical emergencies in the pre-hospital environment. This program will develop the student's confidence, knowledge, and skills in performing critical assessment and management of patients with medical and trauma-related life threats. It also focuses on the development of an EMT’s critical role as a team member during patient crisis situations. This program includes instruction in: emergency medical services, medical, legal and ethical issues, pharmacology, anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, patient assessment and treatment, and emergency medical services operations. *Note: This is a dual enrollment program. For more information, please visit the Dual Enrollment page.
 CAREER CONNECTION
License or Certification Information: EMT Certification; Certification available through the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT). Students under the age of 18 may complete the NREMT exam but will not be able to apply for EMT certification in the State of Arizona until they turn 18 years of age. For more information on the NREMT, visit nremt.org **Students must be 18 years of age by November 1 following course completion and a US citizen or legal resident and provide proof of status to take the certification exam.
Career Pathway: Emergency Medical Technician, Emergency Room Tech, Firefighter, Paramedic
Occupational Profile:  https://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/29-2041.00

 PROGRAM & COURSE INFORMATION
Program Courses & Course Sequence

MC37 - Intro to Emergency Medical Technician - 2 Semesters - 3 credits (Optional)

MC55 - Emergency Medical Technician I - 1 semester - 1.5 credits

MC65 - Emergency Medical Technician II - 1 semester - 1.5 credits

Pre/Co Requisite
  • 6 high school credits (required) and 2.0 GPA (recommended)
  • 10th grade reading level (students will be tested),
  • No criminal record, on track to graduate or a plan for graduation
  • Seniors only – successful completion of MC37 or 1 credit of Biology, Anatomy & Physiology or Sports Medicine (C or better), and  1 Algebra credit and English credit (C or better)
Length of Program 2 - 4 Semesters
College Credit College credit may be available
Technology Requirements Computer access with Windows OS, Adobe Reader, webcam, microphone and anti-virus protection.
Supply Fees Year 1 - estimated supply fee $85
Year 2 - estimated supply fee $192

Adult Tuition*
Blended Program

Year 1 - $4,885.00

Year 2 - $4,885.00
*This program does not qualify for Federal Financial Aid. Affordable payment plans are available. This program is not approved under COE Accreditation, and is not eligible for post-secondary credit.

 Start Date  End Date  Days  Times Campus 
July 24, 2023 May 22, 2024 Monday - Friday, Daily (morning) 8:00am - 10:35am Main
July 24, 2023 May 22, 2024 Monday - Friday, Daily (afternoon) 12:00pm - 2:35pm Main

        

Get started! Enroll in the EVIT Emergency Medical Technician program.
For announcements and updates about the EVIT Emergency Medical Technician program, text EVIT to 855-998-3848.