The goal of the Emergency Medical Services – EMT program is to produce competent, entry level Emergency Medical Technicians to serve in career positions in the community. This program is designed to equip students with the highest level of pre-hospital care. The program consists of four components of instruction: didactic instruction, skills laboratory, clinical experience and field internship. Students are prepared to care for the sick and injured in emergency medical settings. The program prepares students to develop quick reactions and competent care practices to respond to emergency calls, perform medical services and transport patients to medical facilities. This program establishes a student’s EMT- Basic certification.