Antelope Valley School District

Emergency Medical Technician

i(in coordination with AVROP EMT accredited Program)

The EMT Course prepares students for the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) Exam .

The course teaches both didactic and hands on instruction in the knowledge and skills necessary to become a Certified EMT-Basic. Subjects include CPR, terminology, anatomy, life support, patient assessment, communicable diseases, and emergencies. EMT's may work on ambulances, in hospitals, for the fire departments, law enforcement agencies, and in the military. In general, EMT's provide treatment and transport to ill or injured patients.

  • Course accredited and approved by LACOE and the state.
  • Course is taught by an industry professional who holds a CTE teaching credential with over 15 years of experience.
  • HS/GED required for certification.
  • Criminal Background will be checked.
  • Computer/Internet access is required.
  • Uniform is required: Dark navy blue EMS pants or uniform pants ONLY, a white polo shirt.

ACQUIRED SKILLS INCLUDE:

  • CPR
  • EMT Terminology
  • Anatomy
  • Life Support
  • Patient Assessment
  • Communicable Diseases
  • Emergencies

THIS COURSE PREPARES YOU FOR:

  • Certified EMT- Basic

What is it?

An Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) is a "first responder", responding to emergency medical calls and providing immediate care to critically ill or injured patients and transporting them to a local hospital or medical facility in an ambulance. Many times

What will i do?

Emergency Medical Technicians are the first medical providers on the scene, providing patient assessment, giving preliminary treatment, and transporting patients to the hospital as quickly as possible. EMT's coordinate with physicians at the hospital to stabilize the patient and provide pre-hospital treatment before arriving at the hospital.

LEADS TO THESE JOBS:

  • Ambulance Driver
  • Emergency Medical Technician
  • Emergency Medical Responder
  • Firefighter
  • Paramedic
  • Patient Care Technician
  • Registered Nurse

Is This for Me?

  • Compassionate
  • Strong communication skills
  • Flexible schedule
  • Physical strength
  • Good listener
  • Problem solver

Location:

1220 West Ave J
Lancaster, CA 93534
 

Phone: 661-483-2302
Fax: 661-483-2311