The EMT - Firefighter Technical Diploma is a 10 Credit program. The following is a typical semester breakdown of the courses within the program.

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FIRE FIGHTING PRINCIPLES (10503142)

4.00

Emphasizes basic fire behavior, techniques used to control structural and related fire emergencies and life safety practices. Learners perform all practical evolutions necessary to control and extinguish fires and otherwise meet all requirements for Firefighter 1 certification with the state of Wisconsin.

Industry Credentials Accepted:
  • State of Wisconsin Fire Fighter I certification

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS OPERATIONS (10503203)

1.00

Prepares the participant to perform the minimum hazardous material incident operations associated with firefighting functions. Meets operational level competencies referenced in the JPRs in NFPA 1001 - Standard for Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications

Industry Credentials Accepted:
  • State of Wisconsin Fire Fighter I Certification or State of Wisconsin Hazardous Materials Operations Certification

EMERGENCY MEDICAL RESPONDER (EMR)/ EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN (EMT) - PART 1 (30531301)

2.00

Provides the student with the skills to perform patient assessment, stabilize/immobilize injuries and provide basic treatment of medical emergencies. Prerequisite: Current Healthcare Provider CPR.

Industry Credentials Accepted:
  • Current Wisconsin Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) certification

EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN - PART 2 (30531302)

3.00

Provides the student with the skills to perform patient assessment, stabilize/immobilize injuries and provide basic treatment of medical emergencies.

Test-Out Option Term Definitions

Test

An exam that is scored by faculty or staff in NTC’s Testing Center.

Skill Demonstration

A performance of your expertise that is evaluated by faculty.

Combination: Test & Skill Demonstration

A combination of both a test and a skill demonstration.

Portfolio

A collection and explanation of your past learning through work or life experience.

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