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 (EMT) 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.
How long does it take?
(Approx. 3 months)
How much does it cost?
When can I get started?
The Emergency Medical Technician Program is offered in the fall each year. Additional sections may be offered in the future. Call 435.586.2899 for more information.
What careers can I get?
With an education in Emergency Medical Technician, you could potentially get a job as:
- 911 EMS Service
- Transport Ambulance Service
- Emergency Room Technician
For more information on gainful employment details, please click here.
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