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Emergency Medical Technician

Career & Technical Certificate

Modes of Instruction

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Emergency medical technicians (EMTs) provide immediate care to critically ill or injured people on-scene and provide transportation to hospitals, care facilities and residences. The ability to work under pressure in challenging environments, think critically to make difficult decisions independently and accurately perform life-saving skills are essential to the success of an EMT.

Kaskaskia College prepares you through classroom instruction and hands-on clinical experiences to provide the care needed, and handle the medical emergencies found in this exciting career.


Program Details


Paramedicine Faculty

Stephen Durbin

Stephen Durbin

Para-medicine Program Coordinator
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