Emergency Medical Technician

US Colleges EMT Program

Emergency Medical Technician

The Emergency Medical Technician course integrates anatomy and physiology with basic life support skills, trauma care, emergency vehicle operation and professional behavior. You’ll learn the skills necessary to provide emergency care at a basic life support level and get real experience in a local emergency department and in an ambulance.


  • How to recognize the seriousness of a patient’s condition
  • How to accurately take vital signs
  • Airway management procedures
  • Handling patients so that discomfort is minimized
  • Preparation and administration of medications via various routes
  • Utilization of equipment included in emergency transport vehicles


  • Hands-on, career-focused training
  • Support and guidance from committed faculty and staff
  • Ongoing enrollment
  • Help with resume development and interviewing skills
  • Job placement assistance*
  • Tutoring
  • Graduate in as few as 9 weeks