Discover the world of emergency medicine as you learn critical lifesaving skills. The Emergency Medical Technician will teach you CPR, basic airway management, anatomy and physiology, patient assessment and trauma-care management. Spend clinical time working in an actual emergency room and riding with local EMS units responding to calls. If you want to be a Paramedic, this is where you start! Approved by OSDH-EMS Division. Books required. NOTE: At least two Saturdays per month required. Classroom: 220 hours; Clinical 36 hours
Prerequisites: High School Diploma/GED, immunizations (MMR, PPD, TB required 1st day of class) and OSBI background check (name base, sex offender, & violent offender).