EMT Fast Track Class

The EMT Fast Track Program is an intensive course which consists of a total of 172 hours which includes 148 hours of classroom instruction and 24 hours of clinical/externship rotations. This course shall meet and/or exceed the United States Department of Transportation, National Highway Transportation Safety Administration, Emergency Medical Technician National Standard Curriculum guidelines and 2009, the National EMS Education Standards as well as meet California EMS Authority education standards.

EMS University’s Fast Track EMT Program is the most popular method of obtaining EMT training. This comprehensive program is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills they need to succeed as emergency medical technicians. Our experienced instructors use a combination of lectures, hands-on training, and real-world experience to ensure that our graduates are well-prepared for the challenges of the job. Plus, our flexible schedule and convenient online course options make it easy for students to balance their studies with work and other commitments. With a proven track record of success, it’s no wonder that EMS University’s Fast Track EMT Program is the top choice for aspiring EMTs.

Note: Students may complete externship hours on the weekends, subject to availability, however, students should prepare to complete externship class hour requirements after the conclusion of didactic instruction..

Students are afforded up to 30 days upon course completion to finish all hours, however, students are strongly encouraged to finish sooner.

Cost: $2,495.00 (Financing Available) and Includes All Books/Supplies and Materials

 

Students generally meet Monday through Thursday from 9AM to 5:30PM. Externship hours may be completed on the weekends or up to 30 days after class, subect to availability as explained above. This course is fast paced and intense, but a truly exciting and quick way to become an EMT.

You can register for the course, by Clicking Here. Please complete the Program Packet to assist you with meeting the requirements prior to class and beginning externships.

Subjects Covered in the EMT Course

Course Introduction and OverviewEmergency Medical Care Systems, Research and Public HealthWorkforce Safety and Wellness of the EMTMedical, Legal, and Ethical Issues
DocumentationCommunicationLifting and Moving PatientsLab: Lifting and Moving Patients
Anatomy, Physiology, and Medical TerminologyPathophysiologyLife Span DevelopmentAirway Management, Artificial Ventilation, and Oxygenation
Baseline Vital Signs, Monitoring Devices, and History TakingScene Size-UpPatient AssessmentPharmacology and Medication Administration
Shock and ResuscitationRespiratory EmergenciesCardiovascular EmergenciesAltered Mental Status, Stroke, and Headache
Seizures and SyncopeAcute Diabetic EmergenciesAnaphylactic ReactionsToxicologic Emergencies
Abdominal, Gynecologic, Genitourinary and Renal EmergenciesEnvironmental EmergenciesSubmersion Incidents: Drowning and Diving EmergenciesBehavioral Emergencies
Trauma Overview: The Trauma Patient and the Trauma SystemBleeding and Soft Tissue TraumaBurnsMusculoskeletal Trauma
Head TraumaSpinal Column and Spinal Cord TraumaEye, Face, and Neck TraumaChest Trauma
Abdominal and Genitourinary TraumaMultisystem Trauma and Trauma in Special Patient PopulationsObstetrics and Care of the NewbornPediatrics
GeriatricsPatients with Special ChallengesAmbulance Operations and Air Medical ResponseGaining Access and Patient Extrication
Hazardous MaterialsMultiple Casualty Incidents and Incident ManagementResponse to Terrorism Involving Weapons of Mass Destruction

Are you ready to embark on a rewarding career in emergency medical services? Look no further than EMS Universal Education’s EMT program! Our comprehensive course will equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to provide safe and effective prehospital care to patients in a variety of settings.

Upon completion of the program, you will have a strong foundation in the roles and responsibilities of an EMT, including personal safety and wellness, medical-legal and ethical issues, and the ability to function under medical direction and within the scope of practice. You will be able to effectively assess and manage patients of all ages with a variety of medical conditions and injuries, using principles of anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, life-span development, and therapeutic communication. In addition, you will be proficient in performing immediate life-saving interventions such as managing a patient’s airway, breathing, and circulation.

You will also be able to respond to and manage a range of emergency medical services situations, including ambulance and air medical transportation, multiple casualty incidents, hazardous materials incidents, and situations involving weapons of mass destruction. You will be competent in the use of hemostatic dressings, naloxone administration, epinephrine administration, glucometer use, and tactical casualty care principles.

Don’t miss this opportunity to jumpstart your career in emergency medical services. Enroll in EMS Universal Education’s EMT program today!

Questions? Call or Text (800) 728-0209