Emergency Medical Technician

Emergency Medical Technician

Certificate Description

The Emergency Medical Technician program provides students with the training necessary to become licensed as Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT or Advanced EMT) through the State of Utah as well as the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians.  Students will be required to demonstrate knowledge and abilities in the following areas:

  • 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.

Licensing:

  • 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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Registration Codes

Spring Registration Begins March 22 For Courses Starting After That Date

Class Date Day Time Code Cost
June 7 - Aug 25 M W F 8:30 am - 12:30 pm EMSR 1201 04 LC $1035
Coming Fall 2021 M W F 5 - 9 pm (minus "A" shift days) EMSR 2201 LC (prerequisite: EMSR 1201) $1035

Can I make payments? Are all tuition and fees due upfront?

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

Estimated Tuition & Fees

$1035 - cost includes textbook and supplies. Does not include non-refundable $50 background check fee. 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 - West

Quick Facts

Certificate Duration
140 Hours - 3 months
Hours per Week
Variable
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: 94%
Job Placement: 74%
Licensure: 81%
Withdrawal: 6%

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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.

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Additional Information

CARES Act Required Reporting

 

Hours of Operation

Logan Campus - Main
Telephone: 435-753-6780

Student Services
Monday: 8 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday: 8 am - 6 pm
Wednesday: 8 am - 6 pm
Thursday: 8 am - 4:30 pm
Friday: 8 am - 4 pm
Sat/Sun: Closed

Brigham City Branch Campus
Telephone: 435-734-0614

Student Services
Monday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Tuesday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Wednesday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Thursday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Friday: 7:30 am - 3 pm
Sat/Sun: Closed

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Contact Us

Logan Campus - Main (Office)
1301 North 600 West
Logan, UT 84321

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