EMT Paramedic

EMT Paramedic

Technical Diploma

Do you want to help people by providing emergency care at the scene and en route to a medical facility? Emergency medical technician-paramedic may be for you!

EMT-Paramedic is an 1150-hour program that prepares you with the knowledge and skills to work competently as an entry-level EMT-Paramedic. The program consists of classroom lectures, practical skills lab, laboratory simulations, and hospital and pre-hospital clinical experiences. Current Wisconsin licensure as an Emergency Medical Technician or higher is required prior to beginning Paramedic core courses. Mid-State’s EMT-Paramedic program offers additional certifications in Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Trauma Life Support, and Pediatric Advanced Life Support. Coursework is based upon the U.S. Department of Transportation Administration/Wisconsin Bureau of Local Health Support and EMS curriculum.

Students who successfully complete the program are eligible to take the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technician written and practical examinations.


  • Emergency Department Technician
  • EMS Provider
  • Firefighter/Paramedic
  • First Responder
  • Urgent Care Technician


Catalog# Title Credits
Term: 1
10531911 EMS Fundamental 2.00
10531912 Paramedic Medical Principles 4.00
10531913 Patient Assessment Principles 3.00
10531914 Prehospital Pharmacology 3.00
10531915 Paramedic Respiratory Management 2.00
10531917 Paramedic Clinical/Field 1 3.00
10531918 Advanced Resuscitation 1.00
10531955 Paramedic Cardiology 1 2.00
(20 Credits)
Term: 2
10531919 Paramedic Medical Emergencies 4.00
10531920 Paramedic Trauma 3.00
10531921 Special Patient Populations 3.00
10531922 EMS Operations 1.00
10531923 Paramedic Capstone 1.00
10531956 Paramedic Cardiology 2 2.00
10531957 Paramedic Field Experience 3.00
10531958 Paramedic Field Leadership 1.00
(18 Credits)
Total Credits: 38