This Online AEMT training course is a self-directed, interactive, distance learning course that is approved for NREMT AEMT Certification. The course curriculum covers all AEMT knowledge and skill requirements. Each student will complete four 12-hour rotations in the hospital emergency room and four 12-hour rotations with ambulance. In addition, a hands-on skills lab one Saturday per month is required.
Upon successful completion of this AEMT course a student will be authorized to take the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) AEMT practical skills and cognitive examinations. After passing the examinations the student will be awarded NREMT AEMT Certification.
The Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT) Course is designed to prepare the trainee for work as an AEMT and build upon the EMT foundational knowledge. The program covers anatomy and physiology of the respiratory and cardiovascular systems, airway assessment and management, recognition and management of shock, and cardiac disorders. The course is open to currently licensed Nationally Registered EMT’s who have successfully passed the Basic EMT course and who choose to broaden their knowledge of the human body anatomy and physiology. Clinical experience will include time to observe and assist in the Emergency and ambulance departments. The focus for these experiences is assistance in endotracheal intubation, IV insertions and fluid therapy, and cardiac monitoring.
This is a state-approved training program following state and national guidelines and curriculum. Upon successful completion of all parts of the course, the student is eligible for the NREMT written.
Courses are offered once a year starting in October. Classes are held on Wednesdays starting at 6pm.
You are eligible to enroll if:
- Are a current NREMT
- Students must be up to date on the following immunizations:
- Tetanus-Dephtheria (Td or Tdap)
- Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR)
- Hepatitis B (HBV)
- Varicella (Chicken pox)
- Influenza (must be completed annually)
How much does the EMT course cost?
The total course fee for the class is $850. Should your circumstances change and you are unable to attend the course, a cancellation fee of $250 will apply to cover costs incurred in relation to your registration. Should you cancel 30 days after the start of the course, no refund will be issued.
We reserve the right to cancel a course due to lack of enrollment, inclement weather and other circumstances as needed. In such cases, registrants will be notified and a full refund will be given.