PAramedic

If you’re interested in the Paramedic Program, please fill in your information below for more details:

START DATE: FEBRUARY 6, 2023

SouthwestTech_Icon_HealthProfessionsHave you found your niche in the world of Emergency Medical Services working as an Emergency Medical Technician?  Now it is time to advance your career through the Southwest Technical College Paramedic Program.  While preparing you to take the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians Paramedic exam, you will advance your knowledge, skills, and experience through classroom instruction, laboratory experience, simulation, clinical experiences throughout healthcare, and ambulance ride-alongs.  The culminating experience of the Paramedic Program is a field internship acting as a full-fledged paramedic.

Prerequisites:

Program Application Deadline: January 25, 2023

Start Date: February 6, 2023

Cost: $5,902.50 Cost includes tuition, books, fees, and supplies. Click here for scholarship and financial aid resources.

Program Length: 33 Credit Hours (This program can be completed in approximately 11 months.)

Location: Main Campus – Health Professions and Trades Building

Program Outcome:
• Southwest Technical College Certificate of Program Proficiency
Industry Certification:
NREMT Paramedic License and Utah BEMS Paramedic License

Utah Job Outlook and Work Requirements:

Employment Resources:

On-campus Job Placement Services
Local Employment Opportunities

Southwest Tech Paramedic Program Goal as set forth by CAAHEP Standard II.C. Paramedic:

To prepare competent entry-level paramedics in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains with or without exit points at the Advanced Emergency Medical Technician and/or Emergency Medical Technician, and/or Emergency Medical Responder levels.

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:

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Bulloch Drug
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Questions?

coe-logoSouthwest Technical College is accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education. Information regarding accreditation may be obtained at council.org.