Emergency Medical Technician

Emergency Medical Technician

Certificate Description

Emergency Medical Technician provides students with the training necessary to become licensed as Emergency Medical Technicians through the state of Utah as well as the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians. 


  • Basic human anatomy and physiology
  • Patient assessment of the medical and trauma patient
  • Airway management and oxygen administration
  • BLS resuscitation with an AED
  • Bandaging and splinting
  • Emergency childbirth
  • Shock management
  • Medication administration

Students will receive instruction in both a classroom setting as well as a lab.  Following successful completion of the program, graduates will be recommended to sit for the licensure exam. This program supports the Bridgerland Technical College mission to deliver competency-based, employer-guided career and hands-on technical education to the Bear River region.


  • Successfully complete state-approved course.
  • Complete application at https://www.emslicense.utah.gov within 30 days of course start date.
  • Pay fees.
  • Submit DACS fingerprints for criminal background check (one time requirement).
  • Successfully complete the state-approved National Registry cognitive and psychomotor exams.
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Additional Requirements

Students must have a high school diploma or recognized equivalent, be 18 years old, and have a current BLS Provider CPR certification. To participate in some clinical sites, additional immunizations may be required (see immunization download). A non-refundable $50 background check fee is required and must be completed before class begins.

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Employment Outlook
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Registration Codes

Winter Registration Begins January 2, 2023

Class Date Day Time Code Cost
March 6 - May 26 M W F 8:30 am - 12:30 pm EMSR1201 02 LC $1035

Students are required to pay tuition and fees at the time of registration.

Estimated Tuition & Fees

$1,011 - cost includes textbook and supplies. Course fees may vary.

Pell Eligible: No

Estimated Monthly Payment:

Tuition due at time of enrollment.

Estimated Books & Supplies

Tuition and fees include textbook, supplies, state certification fee, ride along, and clinical hours. Students are responsible for national testing fee.

Campus Locations

Logan Campus

Quick Facts

Certificate Duration
140 Hours - 3 months
Hours per Week
Certificate Availability
High School Students
Not available

Adult Students
See Registration Codes on the Left.

Outcome Data

Reported Annually to the Accrediting Agency Council on Occupational Education

Completion: 96%
Job Placement: 71%
Licensure: 75%
Withdrawal: 4%

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A Little About Bridgerland Technical College

The mission of the Bridgerland Technical College is to deliver competency-based, employer-guided career and technical education to both secondary and post-secondary students through traditional and technology-enhanced methodologies. This hands-on technical education provides occupational education, skills training, and workforce development to support the educational and economic development of the Bear River Region.


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Careers at BTECH

Additional Information

HEERF I, II, and III Required Reporting


Contact Us

Logan Campus
1301 North 600 West
Logan, UT 84321

Toll-Free: 866-701-1100
Local: 435-753-6780
TDD: 800-346-4128
Fax: 435-752-2016


Brigham City Campus
325 West 1100 South
Brigham City, UT 84302

Main: 435-734-0614
Toll-Free: 800-827-0614
Fax: 435-734-0431

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