Michigan Tech EMS, formerly know as HERCULES, is a volunteer organization at Michigan Tech's Department of Public Safety and Police Services. It was created to assist the local medical responders and improve the emergency response times on campus. All members have access to training sessions for medical certifications ranging from C-CERT to Medical First Response. New members are welcome at anytime with no prior experience necessary. Through volunteers and teamwork, Michigan Tech EMS is able to achieve great things and truly make a difference in the community.
What is Michigan Tech EMS?
We are a volunteer student group under the Department of Public Safety and Police Services.
We help local medical services by responding to medical emergencies on campus and provide medical care until the paramedics can arrive.
When are services available?
Members will be on call 24/7 to respond to medical emergencies. When a call is made to 911 for an on-campus medical emergency we are dispatched.
Are there any fees for this service?
No, we operate as a volunteer organization.
Is training available?
Training is offered through courses at Michigan Tech. Opportunities for training may be offered outside of the University as well.
How do I become a member?
Fill out our online form here or by clicking the "Join Michigan Tech EMS" button on our page.