Emergency Medical Technology Program

The primary focus of the Emergency Medical Technician is to provide basic emergency medical care and transportation for critical and emergent patients who access the emergency medical system. The certificate EMT will receive general education courses that are designed to enhance their knowledge, skills, and abilities. Becoming an EMT is the first step in becoming a paramedic. Emergency Medical Services offers a wide range of employment opportunities including ambulance services, fire departments, police departments, hospitals, helicopter services, and educational institutions.

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Emergency Medical Technology Certificate

The primary focus of the Emergency Medical Technician is to provide basic emergency medical care and transportation for critical and emergent patients who access the emergency medical system. The certificate EMT will receive general education courses that are designed to enhance their knowledge, skills and abilities. The program is also designed to meet the academic prerequisites of the Emergency Medicine Paramedic Program.

 

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Courtney ThoresonCourtney Thoreson, Program Advisor

SS 135 | courtney.thoreson@rctc.edu | 507-280-3534

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