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What are the 3 levels of training for an EMT?

What are the 3 levels of training for an EMT?

3 Levels of EMT Certification: Basic, Intermediate & Paramedic | Unitek EMT.

How long does it take to go from EMT to AEMT?

How Long is EMT School?

EMR 2-4 weeks/55-65 hours
EMT 3-11 weeks/120 hours
AEMT The EMT program PLUS an additional 350 hours
Paramedic Two years/1,200 to 1,800 hours

What is the highest level of training for an EMT?

EMT-Paramedic This is the most advanced level of EMT. An EMT-paramedic performs the same services as an EMT-intermediate but he or she also provides more extensive pre-hospital care and can administer intravenous and oral medications. Additional training is given in anatomy and physiology through training courses.

What are the courses in the EMT course?

Course 2 addresses airway, breathing and circulation, medications and medication administration that EMTs are allowed to provide, and how to identify a patient having a stroke or diabetic emergency. Course 3 covers skills related to high performance CPR or cardiopulmonary resuscitation, toxicology, and wilderness emergency medicine.

How long is EMT training in New Jersey?

New Jersey EMT training is a study intensive course equivalent to the work of a 6-credit college course lasting a minimum of 190 hours.

Where can I get an Advanced EMT book?

Textbook and Workbook for Advanced EMT (AEMT). When you complete your enrollment your book/s are shipped from the publisher Jones & Bartlett. We are currently using AAOS Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured 2nd Edition for the AEMT course.

How to apply for the EMT training fund?

Training Fund: All classes are Training Fund Form eligible. How to Apply: Applications are taken throughout the year. As soon as you are sure you are taking a course, you must complete all 3 steps of the application which includes making a non-refundable payment of $300.