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Emergency Medical Technician

The Program satisfies the training requirements for those who are interested in becoming an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) or Advanced EMT. The training is designed to prepare the student for the real world of medical care by giving the knowledge, skills, hands-on experience, and the technical background to provide such care. The training is also applicable to nursing, physical therapy, law enforcement and private security personnel. To be licensed by the State of Utah, you must be 18 years of age and have no major felony convictions, complete all course and testing requirements. You must attend all scheduled classes.

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For more information about this program, please contact us at SATTS@slcc.edu or 801-957-5330. 


Emergency Medical Technician

  • HSEM 2300 Emergency Medical Technician
  • 10 elective credits towards a Criminal Justice AS or AAS degree
  • Financial Aid is available for those who qualify
  • 13 weeks
  • Pre-Requisite: 18 years of age and no felony convictions
  • Tuition is $1480.00, plus books approximately $250.00 and State Certification fee for resident or non-resident are the same $127.00.
  • There is an $80.00 test fee paid to the NREMT (National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians) at the end of the course for the written certification test.
  • The course of instruction includes treatment of medical emergencies, including trauma injuries, shock treatment, bleeding, illness, bandaging, splinting, and taking of vital signs.

Advanced Emergency Medical Technician

  • HSEM 2350 Advanced Emergency Medical Technician
  • 6 elective credits towards a Criminal Justice AS or AAS degree
  • Financial Aid is available for those who qualify
  • 12 weeks
  • Pre-Requisite: Current Utah EMT License
  • Tuition is $900.00, plus books approximately $150.00 and State Certification fee for resident or non-resident are the same $50.00.
  • There is a $115.00 test fee paid to the NREMT (National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians) at the end of the course for the written certification test.
  • The course of instruction includes advance treatment skills including the use of advanced airways, advance level medications, and IV’s

Recertification and CPR Registration

EMT/Advanced EMT recertification and CPR students must complete the below form and register at the Larry H. Miller Campus located at 9750 South 300 West, Miller Professional Development Center room 110. Registration questions please call (801) 957-5200.

  • EMT recertification is offered Summer, Fall, and Spring semesters at a cost of $100.
  • Advanced EMT recertification is only offered during the Summer semester at a cost of $200.
  • If a student is not already CPR State Certified there is a certification class available in conjunction with the EMT courses for $45.00.
  • EMT/Advanced EMT Recertification and CPR Registration Form

Class Schedules

Fall 2017

EMT
Aug 23 - Nov 28, 2017
MTW: 6 pm - 10 pm
State Test: Dec 4 - 6, 2017

EMT
Aug 24 - Dec 9, 2017
R: 6 pm - 10 pm
Sat: 8 am - 5 - pm
State Test: Dec 16, 2017

CPR
Sep 8 - 15, 2017
6 pm - 10 pm

Spring 2018

EMT Section 1
Jan 8 - Apr 18, 2018
MTW: 6 pm - 10 pm
State Test: Apr 23 -25, 2018

EMT Section 2
Jan 11 - Apr 26, 2018
R: 6 pm - 10 pm
Sat: 8 am - 5 - pm
State Test: Apr 28, 2018

CPR
Jan 19, 2018: 6 pm - 10 pm
Jan 26, 2018: 6 pm - 10 pm

Summer 2018

EMT Section 1
May 8 - Aug 18, 2018
MTW: 6 pm - 10 pm
State Test: Aug 20 - 22, 2018

Advanced EMT
May 17 - Aug 2, 2018
R: 6 pm - 10 pm
Sat: 8 am - 5 - pm
NREMT Test: Aug 4, 2018

CPR
May 25, 2018: 6 pm - 10 pm

Fall 2018

EMT Section 1
Aug 27 - Dec 5, 2018
MTW: 6 pm - 10 pm
State Test: Dec 10 - 12, 2018

EMT Section 2
Aug 23 - Dec 9, 2018
R: 6 pm - 10 pm
Sat: 8 am - 5 - pm
State Test: Dec 15, 2018

CPR
Sep 7, 2018: 6 pm - 10 pm
Sep 14, 2018: 6 pm - 10 pm