Advanced EMT Technical Diploma


Program graduates will demonstrate competency in the initiation of intravenous therapy, administration of select medications as approved by DHS and local medical directors via intravenous, intramuscular, subcutaneous, sublingual and inhalation routes. Potential occupations include: Emergency Medical Technician, Ambulance Attendant, Firefighter, ER-Technician. While acceptance to Northcentral Technical College will not be denied based on a criminal background, this program may require a background check for placement into clinical sites or field experiences. These checks could prevent students from completing all course requirements necessary for graduation, gaining licensure and finding employment. For more information about background checks, please visit
Graduates will be able to

  • Provide basic emergency care to sick and injured people
  • Provide basic IV therapy to sick and injured people
  • Serve on ambulance/emergency crew