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Dual Enrollment Emergency Medical Technician Program (EMT)

Emergency Medical Technician Program (EMT)
 
This program will prepare you to become a Certified Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) in Illinois, then go on to a Paramedic or Fire Science Program.  You will master the skills necessary to provide emergency medical care at a basic life support level.  Your training will consist of lecture and lab sessions in addition to several clinical sessions.  Students who complete this program will earn 8 college credits and are eligible to take the Illinois Department of Public Health EMT State Examination.  After passing the exam, you may seek employment in 911 services and ambulance response.  
Contact Mrs. Bennett in Counseling for more information and to apply for this Dual Enrollment Program.