Prehospital emergency care

Let us show you how to put EMT training to work.

Prehospital Emergency Care

The Prehosptial Emergency Care program will prepare you to work within the Emergency Medical Services or other healthcare facilities as an entry level EMT. In addition, job seeking skills and workplace topics are covered to offer insight to successful workplace relations. Upon successful completion of the program, you will be eligible to acquire the National Registry certification to further your employment goals.

How long does it take?



(Approx. 10 months)

How much does it cost?



(Including tuition, books, fees, & supplies)

Click here for a breakdown of total cost.

This program qualifies for federal financial aid. Click here for financial aid resources.

When can I get started?

Call 435.586.2899 for information on next start date.

Want to enroll? Click here to get started.

Gainful Employment Information

With an education in Prehospital Emergency Care, you could potentially get a job in:

  • 911 EMS Service
  • Transport Ambulance Service
  • Emergency Room Technician

For more information on gainful employment details, please click here.

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