Course Overview

The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Certification is a crash course designed to prepare those who would like to work in the front lines of medical emergency response. It covers everything would-be EMTs need to know, including ensuring patient safety and wellness, lifting and moving procedures and techniques, and patient restraint. It also covers topics like medical, legal and ethical issues in the EMT practice, communication and documentation, medical terminology, special patient populations, and much more.

Course Highlights

  • 24/7 access to quality course content and materials for 12 weeks
  • Seamless compatibility across all devices and browsers
  • End of module assessments to test your knowledge of the covered topics

The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Certification course is created with the intention of building your knowledge and skills in providing crucial medical response to a range of emergencies in a quick, effective and safe manner. Here are some of the important topics explored in this course:

Course Outline
  • Module 1: The Role Of The Emergency Medical System, History, And Public Health
  • Module 2: Safety, Wellness, Moving/Lifting And Patient Restraint In EMT
  • Module 3: Research, Medical, Legal And Ethical Issues In EMS
  • Module 4: Communications In Emergency Services
  • Module 5: Documentation Of Patient Care
  • Module 6: Medical Terminologies
  • Module 7: Development Of Human Life
  • Module 8: Ventilation and Respiration
  • Module 9: Airway Management And Artificial Ventilation
  • Module 10: Patient History, Vital Signs And Monitoring Devices
  • Module 11: Drugs: Profile And Administration
  • Module 12: Guidelines For Assessment Of Patients
  • Module 13: Addressing Shock And Resuscitation
  • Module 14: Handling Respiratory And Cardiac Emergencies
  • Module 15: Managing Behavioural And Neurologic Emergencies
  • Module 16: Dealing With Diabetic Emergencies
  • Module 17: Anaphylaxis And Toxicology In EMT
  • Module 18: Dealing With Abdominal And Genitourinary Emergencies
  • Module 19: Mechanisms Of Injury And Trauma Triage
  • Module 20: Hemorrhage And Soft Tissue And Burninjuries
  • Module 21: Musculoskeletal, Chest, And Abdominal Trauma
  • Module 22: Spinal And Head Injuries In EMT

Minimum Technological Requirements

Device and Browser

Access the course from any computer, laptop, tablet or mobile device. You also need an updated browser such as Chrome, Firefox or Internet Explorer 11.

Pen and Paper

Important points are spread throughout the course. A pen and paper will come in handy in such situation, so you can jot down the things you need to remember.

Internet Access

To participate in the online aspects of the course, you need to have access to a stable Internet connection.

Interested in Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Certification ?

Our Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Certification will prepare you for this exciting career by helping you develop skills that matter for the job and are sought after in various healthcare settings, including hospitals, insurance agencies, physician clinics and nursing homes. Enrol now!