Emergency Medical Technician

Photo of ambulanceProgram Name: Emergency Medical Technician

Program Details:
1 Year Program
3 credits
Prerequisite: Must be 16 years of age prior to September 2021

Dual Enrollment:
No

Core Skills:
Emergency response to patients experiencing bleeding, fractures, airway obstruction, cardiac arrest, childbirth and a variety of trauma conditions

Credential Opportunities:
National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians
CPR Certification
Workplace Readiness

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Median Annual Income:
$35,400

Growth Rate:
High

Business Partners:
Chesapeake Fire Department
Chesapeake Regional Healthcare