The Emergency Medical Technology (EMT) one-year certificate program is accredited by the Oregon Department of Education and the Oregon Health Authority Department of Human Services - EMS. It offers career training for entry-level personnel in EMT, increased training/skills employers are seeking, plus additional education in science. Students will gain a better understanding of human anatomy and injury. Successful completion of the EMT course leads to eligibility to sit for the state and National Registry EMT certifying exam.
Successful completion of the curriculum leads to a one-year SWOCC certificate of eligibility to apply for the second year off the AAS EMT Paramedic program at SWOCC, or any other Oregon community college offering the AAS degree.