Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

Emergency Medical Technician Basic & EMS OPS (9 credit certificate)


EMT and EMS OPS Provide a foundation in Emergency Medical care. The Combined Courses are designed to teach emergency care and transportation of patients who access the emergency medical system along with acquiring the skills and apply the knowledge of operational roles and responsibilities of emergency medical operation professionals to ensure patient, public and personal safety. The EMT course is designed to teach emergency care and transportation of patients who access the emergency medical system obtaining skills in lifting and moving patients, airway management, respiration and artificial ventilation, patient assessment, medical emergencies, trauma and special populations.

Participants who successfully complete the courses will be eligible to take the National Registry of EMT’s practical and written examinations for State and National Certification as an Emergency Medical Technician.

NOTICE: If you have been arrested, charged or convicted of any criminal offense, you should investigate the impact that the arrest, charge or conviction may have on your chances of employment in the field you intend to study or on your changes to obtain federal, state and other higher education financial aid. High Speed Internet is required for outside of class study.

For the clinical experience portion of this class students will be required to complete the MDH background study and provide proof of current Mantoux test.

Begins: Wednesday, January 17, 2018.

Time: 6-10 p.m.
Price:$1200.00*

*This Course may be approved for Veterans’ Educational Benefits. Contact Shawn Reynolds for more information: reynoldss@pine.edu or call 320-629-5161 *A Loan Program may also be available to those interested*

*Class may be scheduled for some Mondays and Saturdays. This will be determined the first night of class.*

*Books for this course can be purchased at the Pine Technical & Community College bookstore.*

To register for this course, go to www.pine.edu, select "Apply" on the green bar.

-- For more information contact Marge Fagerstrom, (320) 629-5199 or fagerstromm@pine.edu, or Kathy Anderson, (320) 629-5176 or andersonk@pine.edu

EMT Initial Psychomotor Skills Exam


Date: Saturday, January 27, 2018

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location: Pine Innovation Center

To register for this course, go to www.pine.edu, select "Apply" on the green bar.

-- For more information contact Marge Fagerstrom, (320) 629-5199 or fagerstromm@pine.edu, or Kathy Anderson, (320) 629-5176 or andersonk@pine.edu