Friday – October 28, 2016
Emergency Medical Technician - Advanced
Mequon and Oak Creek campuses
The Emergency Medical Technician – Advanced coursework builds upon skills acquired in the Emergency Medical Technician diploma program. Students learn advanced patient assessment skills and technical skills such as IV access, fluid therapy and administration of dextrose and Narcan. Advanced EMTs perform emergency patient care, basic life support, and limited advanced life support in the field, transporting injured and ill patients to hospital emergency rooms. This program meets Wisconsin licensure requirements.
Career Outlook: Career opportunities are growing steadily and exist in the private and public sectors, including hospitals, fire departments and providers of ambulance services.
Program Code: 30-531-6
Start Dates: August/January
Special Admission Requirements: Current Wisconsin licensure as an Emergency Medical Technician – Basic and must have a current CPR card at the healthcare provider level.