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Printed on 8/14/2018

Emergency Medical Technician - Advanced

20-531-1 Certificate (C) 4 Credits Not Financial Aid Eligible Location*: Appleton

*Some general education courses may be available at multiple locations.

Ready to take your EMT career to the next level? If you already hold a Wisconsin EMT-Basic license and meet other admission requirements, this program gives you the skills necessary for Wisconsin Intermediate Technician certification. You’ll train to respond on an Advanced Life Support ambulance. Learn to monitor vital signs, administer advanced drug therapy, cardiac monitoring, oxygen and IV therapy. After successful completion, you qualify for Wisconsin licensure, and the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians-Advanced EMT Certification.


Course list for reference only. Current students please refer to your individualized program plan or see your advisor.
**Outside effort hours are an estimate based on state standards, and may vary from person to person.

Course Title
Outside Effort
Prior Learning
Credit Eligibility
Advanced EMT
170 hours in class and estimate 60 hours outside of class. Teaches and evaluates the licensed EMT's knowledge and advanced skills including IV therapy, subq. injections and pharmacology. This course meets Advanced EMT licensure requirements. Students must have current Wisconsin EMT-Basic License, updated immunizations, current AHA BLS CPR and criminal background checks. Department consent is required.
Prereq: Admission to Advanced Medical Technician program and Completion of the Advanced Medical Technician Checklist. Checklist completion is tracked via the EMTI student group.

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