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The Emergency Medical Technician program prepares students for employment as emergency medical technicians and/or firefighters. Students will learn patient assessment, bandaging and splinting, use of the AED, patient-assisted medication administration, airway management, bleeding control, managing environmental emergencies, and handling emergency childbirth. Through partnerships with the Layton City Fire Department, Davis Hospital, Lakeview Hospital, North Davis Fire District, and South Davis Community Hospital, Davis Tech is able to provide an exceptional training experience to students.

Cost Summary

$45 Adult college admission fee
$424 High School Cost (estimated) | View details
$773 Student tuition and fees **
$319 Estimated books and materials *
$18 Certificate Processing Fee
Paid upon program completion

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Emergency Medical Technician

Upcoming Class Schedule:

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Admission Requirements

The Emergency Medical Technician program is open to qualified high school and adult students who meet the following requirements:

  • High school students must be seniors and 18 years old within 120 days of completing the course
  • Adult students must have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • All students must complete the placement assessments as noted below

Students must also submit the following documentation:

  • Davis Tech signed consent form

Placement Assessment Requirements (Download/Print Assessment Requirements)
READING REQUIREMENTS

Accuplacer Next Generation Reading Score: 237 - 300
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MATH REQUIREMENTS
— No Math Assessments for this program —
  • High school students do not need to complete placement assessments unless specifically required by the program
  • Placement testing is waived for students with a Davis Tech Certificate of Completion at an equivalent level or higher, or an associate’s degree or higher from a regionally accredited college.

Certifications & Credentials

Davis Technical College Credentials
Davis Technical College Certificate of Program Completion
Available Licensing/Certifications

National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians - EMT Certification

Transfer Options

Academic agreements are used to identify comparable courses or pathways between educational institutions. These allow you to receive credit at a receiving institution without having to duplicate courses recently completed.

In order to receive credit for course work included in these agreements, you must provide a transcript to the receiving institution.

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Program Faculty

Aaron Byington
Master's Degree from Webster University

Blake Yerman
MD from Rochester School of Medicine

Brian Griffin
Diploma, with Extensive Industry Experience from Bonneville High School

Britt Clark
High School Diploma, Certificate from Utah Fire and Rescue Academy

Chris Whetton
High School Diploma, Certificate from Utah Valley State College

Colin Ward
Diploma, with Extensive Industry Experience from

Dennis Bednarik
Associate's Degree from Utah Valley University

Gary McCloy
High School Diploma, Certificate from Utah Fire and Rescue Academy

Kade Martin
High School Diploma, Certificate from Davis Applied Technology College

Kelcee Oyler
High School Diploma, Certificate from Davis Applied Technology College

Kerstin Thomas
High School Diploma, Certificate from Davis Applied Technology College

Kevin Thomas
Diploma, with Extensive Industry Experience from Roy High School

Laurianne Bauman
High School Diploma, Certificate from Davis Applied Technology College

Matthew Shupe
High School Diploma, Certificate from Davis Applied Technology College

Paul Christensen
High School Diploma, Certificate from University of Utah

Rosalie Bednarik
High School Diploma, Certificate from Utah Fire and Rescue Academy

Roxanne Bauman
AS from Utah Valley State College

Ryan Sommers
High School Diploma, Certificate from Davis Applied Technology College

Sam Yates
Bachelor's degree from

Taylor Burningham
Diploma, with Extensive Industry Experience from Northridge High School

William Elson
High School Diploma, Certificate from Davis Applied Technology College

*NOTE: Textbook and material costs are based on Davis Tech’s bookstore prices at the time of publication and are subject to change. There are no charges associated with personal data collection and processes or verification of student identity.

**High School Students: High school students are exempt from student tuition. While high school students are not required to purchase textbooks, they are required to purchase personal and consumable learning resources and materials.

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Enrollment Steps

High school students must be seniors and 18 years old within 120 days of completing the course

1

Meet with IMA for Health Professions - to complete college application (if needed) and pick up paperwork packet

2

Complete and return paperwork packet to IMA, Carlos, or lockbox

3

Complete placement assessments

4

Enroll in program

5

Pay tuition and fees

6

Start classes