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Career Area: Law, Public Safety and Security
Technical Diploma
Program Number: 31-531-1
Approximately 1 Year to Complete
Credit Program
Average Annual Tuition: $4167

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Paramedic Careers

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:

Emergency Medical Technician
Volunteer EMT
Ambulance Attendant
Security Officer

Average Median Wage

$43021

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Paramedic Programs

The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) class consists of 180 hours of coursework and adheres to all national and state guidelines. Classes are usually held two or three sessions per week for a semester. Graduates of the course are eligible to participate in the National Registry examination to become licensed as Emergency Medical Technicians in the State of Wisconsin. Advanced EMT is a 150-hour course which adheres to state guidelines and prepares experienced EMTs in advanced life support, including IVs, and administration of select medications offered upon request. This curriculum stresses the integration of knowledge and skills required to competently perform pre-hospital advanced life support. Graduates are eligible for national certification and Wisconsin licensure as an EMT-Paramedic. Prerequisites required.