Advanced Emergency Medical Technician
Students in this major will learn about the roles and responsibilities of an Advanced EMT. They will study the same topics as EMT, but more in depth. They will learn the medical and legal considerations, communication, medical terminology, advanced airway management, IV therapy skills, and ventilation and shock management. A clinical preceptorship is also included in this major. Students will need to have completed EMT before enrolling in this major and they must obtain EMT-Advanced certification to work in this field.