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.
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Approximate Cost$784 (Tuition: $623, Books: $161)
Average Starting Salary$17,534 According to Economic Modeling Specialists International.
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- Prepare for incident response and EMS Operations
- Integrate pathophysiological principles and assessment findings to provide appropriate patient care
- Demonstrate AEMT skills associated with established standards and procedures for a variety of patient encounters
- Communicate effectively with others
- Demonstrate professional behavior
- Meet state competencies for AEMT certification
- Advanced EMT
- Emergency Department Technician
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
Current CPR certification is required prior to clinical placement. Accepted certifications include Professional Rescuer & Healthcare Provider (ARC) or Healthcare Provider (AHA).
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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.
Credits earned at NTC may transfer to four-year colleges and universities. Visit www.ntc.edu/transfer for a complete listing of transfer opportunities for this program.
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