Program number: 305316
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.
This program is not offered online.
Application for this program is processed through the EMS office only. Please read and follow the instructions on the schedule carefully. Incomplete registrations will not be considered.
The courses listed below outline the requirements for completion for students officially admitted in the 2016-2017 academic year. Requirements for completion may vary depending on the semester in which a student is admitted or may be completed by other equivalent courses. Current/continuing students should consult their Academic Requirements report available through their student account for specific requirements and equivalent courses.
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:
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