EMT and AEMT course information

 

EMT Training (H EDU 5950/ H EDU 009)

Prerequisite - CPR certification at Professional Rescuer or Health Care Provider level.

This course follows the current national guidelines to prepare students for Utah Certification as an EMT. The focus is on skills and equipment likely to be used as an ambulance or hospital based EMT. Common occupational settings for EMTs are ambulance, firefighters, ski patrol, and hospital emergency room technicians.

For more information on H EDU 009, non-credit EMT Training, please click here.

University students, find more information at the links below:

EMT Non-certification (H EDU 5950/ H EDU 009)

Prerequisite - CPR certification at Professional Rescuer or Health Care Provider level.

This course meets with students who are working toward EMT certification.

This course is for the student who wants the knowledge, skills and training from the EMT course, but is not going to work in the field as an EMT and therefore does not need certification. Students who elect this option are still responible for all assignments, quizzes, and exams - both practicle and written. Examples of students who may take this class are pre-med, pre-dent, pre-nursing, scout leader, and outdoor enthusiast.

EMT Recertification (H EDU 5750)

This class provides currently certified EMTs with topics that can be applied to the National registry of EMTs NCCP recertification requirments. 

Advanced EMT (H EDU 5970 / H EDU 59)

This course expands the EMT-Basic's skills to include advanced management of hypoperfusion, airway, and drugs/medications. Utah State certification is possible after successful completion of this class. However, students may take this course for knowledge and experience and not certify. This class is offered only during the fall and spring semesters.

For more information on H EDU 59, non-credit Advanced EMT Training, please click here.

University students, find more information at the links below:

AEMT Recertification - (H EDU 5750 / H EDU 075)

Prerequisite - CPR certification at Professional Rescuer or Health Care Provider level. This class provides currently certified EMTs with topics that can be applied to the National registry of EMTs NCCP recertification requirments.

 


 

Revised: 11/2019

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Salt Lake City, Utah 84112