Advanced EmerGency Medical Technician – AEMT
With the completion of the Emergency Medical Technician Program, you are now prepared to advance your skills. The Advanced Emergency Medical Technician – AEMT Program at Southwest Technical College will consist of various settings including lectures, practical skills, ambulance ride-alongs, and clinical rotations within emergency room settings. The world of emergency medicine becomes a reality in this program as your mentor may allow you to administer medications, start IVs, or ventilate patients. Students who successfully complete the program may sit for the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians license.
Cost includes tuition, books, fees, and supplies.
Program Length: 166 hours (142 classroom / 24 practicum – Approximately 3 academic months.)
Location: Main Campus – Health Professions and Trades Building
Start Dates: There is one defined start date throughout the academic year. Call 435.586.2899 for more information. Want to enroll? Click here to get started.
- Program Specific Enrollment Requirements
- Health Professions Enrollment Requirement Resources
- Course Descriptions
- Training Plan
- Courses Offered to High School Students
- Policies and Orientation
- • Southwest Technical College Certificate of Program Proficiency
- • Upon successful completion of the Advanced Emergency Medical Technician – AEMT Program, students are eligible to take the NREMT for Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT).
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Occupational Advisory Committee
Each Southwest Tech Certificate Program has an Occupational Advisory Committee that consists of industry professionals from the regions we serve. These committee members ensure that desirable, relevant, and current practices of each occupation are being taught. This program has committee members from the following organizations: