Skip to main content.

Emergency Medical Technician

30-531-3 Technical Diploma (180 Hours)
Campus: Ashland, New Richmond, Rice Lake, Superior

Emergencies. Medicine. Caring.

This program is an entry-level EMT program, which meets requirements for licensure in Wisconsin and certification with the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians. This course prepares students for all aspects of emergency medical care, both medical and trauma situations, licensed by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services.

Special Feature

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) training is offered at various off-campus locations for the student's convenience.

Career Pathway Options

Career Pathways connect progressive levels of coursework to allow students to build upon their education. Each step in the pathway connects with employment options and provides the opportunity for advancement to higher levels. The Emergency Medical Technician program is a pathway option in the following programs:

Admission Requirements

Students in this program must:

Program-Specific Requirements

Students in this program must:

Knowledgeable. Organized. Responsible.

Students should strive to reach a comfort level in the following courses or skills:

Key to the student's success as an EMT is a desire to work for the good of others.

Student Profile

EMT students should be able to:

Program Outcomes

The Emergency Medical Technician program is approved by the Wisconsin Division of Health Services because it uses the current National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards. Graduates will be able to:

Program Costs

The estimated total program cost for the 180-hour Emergency Medical Technician program is $766 (does not include books). View more information on program and costs.