Emergency Medical Technician

Program Number: 30-531-3
School Year: 2020-2021
Technical Diploma
Campus: Beaver Dam, Fond du Lac, West Bend
This program is NOT eligible for financial aid

Begin a life-changing career in a quickly-growing field with the Emergency Medical Technician program at Moraine Park.

About the Program

Prepare to work as an entry-level EMS Professional in Wisconsin with the Emergency Medical Technician program. EMTs respond to emergencies and transport patients to appropriate care facilities. Working as an EMT, you’ll respond to a number of situations ranging from vehicle crashes, heart attacks, childbirths to gunshot wounds.

What You'll Learn

This technical diploma prepares students to assess and treat health related emergencies, check a scene for hazards, and care for injured patients. Completion of the EMT course allows students to sit for the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians cognitive examination and State practical examination, qualify the students for Wisconsin EMT licensure.

Students accepted into the Emergency Medical Technician program must complete health requirements and a criminal background check. Students must be 18 years of age to be eligible for licensure.

 

Statewide Median Salary for Recent Graduates
Approximate Costs
Program Outcomes
Career Opportunities
Career Pathways
Admission Process
Transfer Opportunities
Additional Information
Approximate Costs
  • $136.50 per credit (resident)
  • $204.75 per credit (out-of-state resident)
  • Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.
  • Please refer to the MPTC Student Handbook for additional enrollment fee information.
Program Outcomes
  • Assess and treat sick and injured patients.
  • Administer limited medications.
  • Perform Basic Life Support (CPR).
  • Transport sick and injured patients to appropriate medical care facilities.
Career Opportunities
  • Private ambulance companies
  • Volunteer community EMS providers
  • Municipal fire departments
  • Hospital emergency departments
  • Industrial safety positions
Admission Process


  • Health Requirements
  • Criminal Background Check

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Transfer Opportunities

Check out the Credit Transfers page for more information.

Additional Information

*Enrollment may limit the campus availability or delivery of certain courses.

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NumberTitleCrs
Semester 1
531-301Emergency Medical Technician5
Total5
 
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