What is an EMT? Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT’s) are certified medical responders who are specially trained to care for sick or injured patients.
How do you become an EMT? Mutual Aid offers three EMT certification classes annually in the Spring, Summer and Fall.
What are the details for the Spring, Summer and Fall EMT certification class? TheSpring and Fall EMT classes are offered on Monday and Wednesday evenings from 6 p.m. until 10 p.m. The Summer EMT class is an 8 weekcourse offered Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m.
What is included in a typical EMT certification class? The EMT certification classes are approximately 160 hours and includes classroom, laboratory and field training on the ambulance. The course includes Haz Mat Awareness and Emergency Vehicle Operations Course (EVOC) preparing individuals for immediate employment as an Emergency Medical Technician. Classes are offered in our Training Center at our Greensburg headquarters.
Are there any potential career opportunities once you are a certified EMT? Individuals graduating from the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) class are encouraged to apply for employment at Mutual Aid Ambulance Service. For more information about career employment opportunities please click here.