EMT Class

Become an Emergency Medical Technician and Join Michigan Tech Emergency Medical Services

The application process for the 2024-25 EMT class is currently closed. Please check back for any updates and direct any questions to EMS@mtu.edu

About the EMT Program:

Students will complete 184 classroom hours that covers basic life support training for pre-hospital emergency medical care. Topic areas include: legal and ethical issues, anatomy and physiology, medical and trauma patient assessment, behavioral emergencies, obstetrics/gynecology, geriatric and pediatric patients, lifting and moving patients, and emergency services operations.

Students will also complete a minimum of 40 clinical hours with Mercy EMS and Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital.

Upon successful completion of the Michigan Tech Emergency Medical Technician program, students will be trained to a level that meets or exceeds the National Standards Curriculum and the State of Michigan Education requirements.