Inver Hills Community College
2500 East 80th Street
Inver Grove Heights, MN 55076

Toll-Free: (866) 576-0689
Local: (651) 450-3902

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Program locations

This program is offered at the following locations:

Inver Hills Community College

Saint Paul Fire Department Station 51


Emergency Medical Technician

Inver Hills Community College

Program Details

  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 9
  • Delivery: Land/Campus
  • WIA certified: YES
  • Emphases: N/A

About this Program

This certificate is designed to provide a basic education in emergency medical care, teach the competencies required for students to prepare for the national certification examination, and to prepare students for certification and a career as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). This program teaches responsibility in emergency care of the critically sick or injured, and develops skills in the use of and care of all basic emergency equipment. Program curriculum includes topics such as patient assessment, trauma skills, care and recognition of heart disease, respiratory problems and other medical emergencies, and includes field clinical experience.

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