Ridgewater College
2101 15th Ave NW
Willmar, MN 56201

Toll-Free: (800) 722-1151
Local: (320) 222-5200

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Program locations

This program is offered at the following locations:

Ridgewater College, Hutchinson
55350

Ridgewater College, Willmar
56201

Hennepin County Medical Center
55415

 



Paramedic

Ridgewater College

Program Details

  • Award: Diploma
  • Credits: 42
  • Delivery: Land/Campus
  • WIA certified: YES
  • Emphases: N/A

About this Program

Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic). A program that prepares individuals, under the remote supervision of physicians, to recognize, assess, and manage medical emergencies in prehospital settings and to supervise Ambulance personnel. Includes instruction in basic, intermediate, and advanced EMT procedures; emergency surgical procedures; medical triage; rescue operations; crisis scene management and personnel supervision; equipment operation and maintenance; patient stabilization, monitoring, and care; drug administration; identification and preliminary diagnosis of diseases and injuries; communication and computer operations; basic anatomy, physiology, pathology, and toxicology; and professional standards and regulations.

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