• Major:

    Emergency Medical Technician

    Degree:

    Emergency Medical Technician Proficiency Certificate

    Department:

    Paramedics

    Description:

    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. This individual possesses the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide patient care and transportation. Emergency Medical Technicians function as part of a comprehensive EMS (Emergency Medical Services) response, under medical oversight. Emergency Medical Technicians perform interventions with the basic equipment typically found on an ambulance. The Emergency Medical Technician is a link from the scene to the emergency health care system.

    Requirements:

    Emergency Medical Technician Proficiency Cert