FAX: (608) 616-1590
FAX: (608) 616-1590
Protective Services Education Building 100
1701 Pearson Street
Madison WI 53704
Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT) Program builds on the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) curriculum. You will learn advanced patient assessment, communication skills and beginning advanced life support interventions. This course meets the educational requirements for licensure in Wisconsin. Prerequisite: Wisconsin Emergency Medical Technician License and Professional level CPR certification. The Department of Health and Family Services may set other requirements.
Orientation is mandatory.
This program has a state mandated hours requirement.
The National Registry of EMT's Practical Exam is offered on site at the end of your course.
EMS student dress code is enforced at all times. Madison College EMS or Fire Program shirts are required.
Health history documentation is required. Lab results and vaccination documentation are obtained from your healthcare provider by you.
You must complete a Background Information Disclosure and Criminal History Check (CHC) prior to placement in the field. Information obtained from the CHC may affect your ability to secure a WI EMS Training Permit. Under no circumstances are students assigned to the clinical area until all requirements are met.
Travel to fieldwork sites is necessary and is your responsibility.
Students in Advanced EMT program can attend part time.
Advanced Emergency Medical Technician classes may be offered at these Madison College campuses:
Or community ambulance services and fire departments.
Explore financial aid eligibility for this program.
All courses for this program are offered only in person.
Application for this program requires verification of licensure and CPR certification prior to enrollment. Please read and follow the instructions carefully. Incomplete registrations will not be considered.
Protective Services Building; Tuesdays & Thursdays 6 to 10 p.m. Sept. 3-Dec. 17, 2019 Class # 33227
After registering for class you must attend one of the mandatory orientation sessions:
Aug. 27, 2019 starting at 6 p.m. - Madison College Protective Services Building.
Check Blackboard for book, uniform and health history information.
Prospective program students, the information below reflects the basic requirements for students admitted for the 2019-2020 academic year. To learn more about Madison College, visit us.
Current program students (including newly admitted), go directly to your Degree Progress Report (also referred to as an Advising Report or Academic Requirements) to view:
If you have questions after reviewing your report, please see Advising Services.
After completing the Advanced EMT program at Madison Area Technical College, you will be able to:
Earning your AEMT certification upon completion of the AEMT program at Madison Area Technical College prepares you for valuable work as a Wisconsin EMT-Intermediate Technician.
With additional education and/or work experience, graduates may find employment as:
Emergency Medical Service Jobs
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|Number of Surveys Sent||42||36||39|
|Number of Surveys Returned||25||24||22|
|Percent of Surveys Returned||59.50%||66.70%||56.40%|
|Available for Employment||19||19||16|
|Percent Available for Employment||100.00%||100.00%||94.10%|
|Not in Labor Market||6||5||6|
|Percent Not in Labor Market||31.60%||26.30%||35.30%|
|Percent of Graduates Employed||100.00%||94.70%||93.80%|
|Employed in Related Occupation||16||14||11|
|Percent Employed in Related Occupation||84.20%||77.80%||73.30%|
|Employed in Unrelated Occupation||3||4||4|
|Percent Employed in Unrelated Occupation||15.80%||22.20%||26.70%|
|Employed - No Response||0||0||0|
|Percent Employed - No Response||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%|
|Percent Seeking Employment||0.00%||5.30%||6.30%|
|Student satisfaction Mean (Out of 4)||3.3||3.4||3.4|
|Number of Satisfaction Responses||19||17||17|
|Percent Very Satisfied||36.80%||47.10%||47.10%|
|Percent Very Unsatisfied||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%|
|Number of Primary Reason Responses||25||24||22|
|Preparation for Getting a Job||3||4||3|
|Percent Preparation for Getting a Job||12.00%||16.70%||13.60%|
|Percent Career Change||4.00%||4.20%||0.00%|
|Improvement of Existing Skills||9||7||7|
|Percent Improvement of Existing Skills||36.00%||29.20%||31.80%|
|Preparation for Further Education||10||7||8|
|Percent Preparation for Further Education||40.00%||29.20%||36.40%|
|Percent Personal Interest||8.00%||20.80%||18.20%|
|Number of When Employment Obtained Responses||19||18||15|
|Percent Before Enrollment||57.90%||50.00%||40.00%|
|While Attending the College||1||3||4|
|Percent While Attending the College||5.30%||16.70%||26.70%|
|After Training at the College||7||6||5|
|Percent After Training at the College||36.80%||33.30%||33.30%|
|Number of Employment Location Responses||19||18||15|
|In College District||10||14||13|
|Percent In College District||52.60%||77.80%||86.70%|
|In Wisconsin, Not in District||8||4||2|
|Percent of In Wisconsin||42.10%||22.20%||13.30%|
|Outside of Wisconsin||0||0||0|
|Percent Outside Wisconsin||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%|
|Employer Location Unknown||1||0||0|
|Percent Location Unknown||5.30%||0.00%||0.00%|
|Full Time Employment (Related Job)||Full Time Salary Count||7||7||4|
|Average Monthly Wage||$2,419||$2,481||$1,843|
|Average Hourly Wage||$14.06||$14.42||$10.72|
|Average Work Hours per Week||54.6||55||52.5|
|Part Time Employment (Related Job)||Part Time Salary Count||6||2||5|
|Average Hourly Wage||$14.70||$5.18||$8.12|
|Average Work Hours per Week||15.9||23.3||17.9|
|Wisconsin TechConnectTM Jobs*||Madison||Non-Madison|
|Number of Full Time Positions Open||2||6|
|Number of Part Time Positions Open||2||0|
|Cambridge Area EMS||Emergency Medical Technician||Cambridge||2|
|Lifestar Ambulance||Emergency Medical Technician||West Bend|
|Maple Bluff EMS & Fire||Fire/EMS/Police Intern|
|Marshall Area EMS||Emergency Medical Technician||Marshall|
|Mount Horeb Fire Dept||Firefighter/AEMT||Mount Horeb|
|Unity Point Health Meriter Hospital||ER Technician|
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