Advanced EMT

Technical Diploma

Emergency Medical Technicians are trained to perform medical procedures, transport patients and provide pre-hospital care. The Advanced EMT (AEMT) program participates in clinical experiences beyond the Emergency Medical Technician level. AEMT students will gain skills in IV access and fluid therapy as well as administration of Dextrose, Narcan, Atrovent, Epinephrine and Nitroglycerin. A State of Wisconsin EMT license is required for participation in this program. Upon program completion, students will be eligible to take the NREMT exam. Potential occupations include: Advanced EMT and Emergency Department Technician.

program at a Glance

Advanced EMT 4 Credit Technical Diploma

Formats Offered

On-Campus Availability

  • Wausau Fully Available
  • Antigo Fully Available
  • Medford Fully Available
  • Phillips Fully Available
  • Spencer Fully Available
  • Wittenberg Fully Available

Approximate Cost

$751 (Tuition: $612, Books: $139)

Average Starting Salary

$18,366 According to Economic Modeling Specialists International.

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program Outcomes

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

Potential Careers

  • Advanced EMT
  • Emergency Department Technician

Course List

To view the amount of credits or descriptions for the courses required within this program please view the course list.

Course List

Additional program Information

CPR Requirement

Current CPR certification is required upon admission to this program. Accepted certifications include Professional Rescuer or Healthcare Provider.

Criminal Background Check

This program requires a criminal background check. Acceptance to Northcentral Technical College will not be denied based on a criminal background, however, a check may be required for placement at clinical sites or field experiences.

Transfer Opportunities

Credits earned at NTC may transfer to four-year colleges and universities. Visit for a complete listing of transfer opportunities for this program.

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