Emergency Medical Technician

Emergency Medical Technician

Technical Diploma

Want to be on the front lines of the growing field of healthcare? Want to make a real difference in the lives of people in your community?

The Mid-State Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) program is a 185-hour course that prepares you to skillfully and knowledgeably work as an entry-level EMT. Students participate in classroom lectures, practical skill labs, laboratory simulations, and pre-hospital clinical experiences. The course is based on the U.S. Department of Transportation Administration/Wisconsin Bureau of Local Health Support and EMS curriculum.

Upon successful completion of the program, you are eligible to take the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technician certification exam. Students who successfully complete the certification examination are eligible to apply to the State of Wisconsin Department of Health Services for licensure as a Wisconsin EMT.


  • Ambulance Services
  • Dispatcher
  • First Responder
  • Hospital/Emergency Department
  • Industry Safety Department
  • Urgent Care


Catalog# Title Credits
Term: 1
10531940 EMT Foundations 3.00
10531941 EMT Applications 2.00
(5 Credits)
Total Credits: 5