Emergency Medical Technician
Want to be a lifesaver? Jump into the world of emergency medicine feet first at Southwest Technical College. The Emergency Medical Technician Program provides practical, clinical, and observational experiences. This program equips you with the ability to handle adrenaline pumping situations while providing the best care for patients. Learn how to assess the needs of patients, check vital signs, and administer medications. In addition to the classroom setting, you will also experience ambulance ride-alongs. The course schedule is demanding and the rigor will prepare you to sit for licensure in the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians Certification.
Program Length: 214 hours (190 classroom / 24 practicum – Approximately 3 academic months.)
Location: 757 West 800 South, Cedar City, Utah
Start Dates: This program starts about twice a year. Call 435.586.2899 for more information.
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