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. MSTC’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. The EMT-Paramedic program is offered at Wisconsin Rapids Campus.


  • 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
10531916 Paramedic Cardiology 4.00
10531917 Paramedic Clinical/Field 1 3.00
10531918 Advanced Resuscitation 1.00
(20 Credits)
Term: 2
10531915 Paramedic Respiratory Management 2.00
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
10531924 Paramedic Clinical/Field 2 4.00
(18 Credits)
Total Credits: 38