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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

$45.00 Adult college admission fee
$40.00 Annual high school student fee
$773.20 Student tuition and fees **
$318.95 Estimated books and materials *
$18.00 Certificate Processing Fee
Paid upon program completion

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Emergency Medical Technician
Course Class Start Class End
EMST 1001: Emergency Medical Technician 02/03/20 05/26/20

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)

Accuplacer Next Generation Reading Score: 237 - 300
Alternate Documenation

— 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
Industry 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. This allows students to receive credit at a receiving institution without having to duplicate courses recently completed and to continue their education between schools. In order to receive credit for course work included in these agreements, students must provide a transcript to the receiving institution with a grade “B” or better in the designate course(s). Any additional requirements are stated below.

*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 and fees. 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


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


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


Complete placement assessments


Enroll in program


Pay tuition and fees


Start classes