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.
Program number: 305313
Emergency Medical Technician is an entry-level program and meets requirements for licensure in Wisconsin and certification with the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians. This program is offered throughout the district.
Students must be at least 18 years old.
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 the EMT program can attend part time. Each cohort consists of two parts, EMT 1 and EMT 2, which you enroll in together.
Emergency Medical Technician classes may be offered at these Madison College campuses:
Or through community ambulance services and fire departments.
Explore financial aid eligibility for this program.
All courses for this program are offered only in person.
Cohort 1 - Protective Services Building; Mondays & Wednesdays 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 30-July 30, 2018 Class #10416 & 10417
Cohort 2 - Protective Services Building; Tuesdays & Thursdays 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 31-July 30, 2018 Class #10480 & 10481
Cohort 3 - Protective Services Building; Mondays & Wednesdays 8 a.m. to noon. Sept.5-Dec. 17, 2018 Class #31850 & 31851
Cohort 4 - Protective Services Building; Mondays & Wednesdays 1 to 5 p.m. Sept.5-Dec. 17, 2018 Class #31852 & 31853
Cohort 5 - Protective Services Building; Tuesdays & Thursdays 6 to 10 p.m. Sept.3-Dec. 17, 2018 Class #31854 & 31855
Cohort 6 - Reedsburg Campus; Mondays & Wednesdays 6 to 10 p.m. Sept.5-Dec. 17, 2018 Class #31856 & 31857
Cohort 7 - Protective Services Building; Mondays 6 to 10 p.m. Sept.5, 2018-May 8, 2018 Class #32847 & TBD
*This offering of the EMT program requires a two semester commitment. You will complete EMT 1 in fall 2018 and EMT 2 in spring 2019.
Prospective program students, the information below reflects the basic requirements for students admitted for the 2018-2019 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 EMT program at Madison Area Technical College, you will be able to:
Earning your Wisconsin EMT License upon completion of the EMT program at Madison Area Technical College prepares you for valuable work as an Emergency Medical Technician.
With additional education and/or work experience, graduates may find employment as: