Emergency Medical Technician
The Emergency Medical Technician course teaches students the overall roles and responsibilities of the Emergency Medical Technician, an overview of anatomy and physiology, assessment of injuries and illnesses, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), control of bleeding and shock, care of musculoskeletal injuries, medical emergencies, childbirth, pediatric emergencies, environmental emergencies, lifting and moving of patients, automated external defibrillation, and assisting patients with their own prescribed medications. Also included are the skills needed to assess the scene and properly move and transport patients to the emergency department.
Our Spring 2022 EMT classes will be taught through the Centre County Public Safety Training Center beginning on January 12th and ending May 4th, and will take place on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 6:00 pm-10:00 pm . This program will be in-person lecture and lab, with the occasional virtual lecture. Class will take place at Centre LifeLink EMS: 125 Puddintown Rd. State College, PA 16801
Cost: $1,100 this cost includes all materials needed for the class