Emergency Medical Technicians provide out of hospital emergency medical care and transportation for critical and emergent patients who access the emergency medical services (EMS) system. EMTs have the basic knowledge and skills necessary to stabilize and safely transport patients ranging from non-emergency and routine medical transports to life threatening emergencies.
Want to learn more about what it takes to become an EMT? Visit our upcoming Open House on Saturday, September 28, from 10:30 a.m. to Noon. Learn more!
At American Health Education, you can train to become an EMT in as little as one month! Conveniently located off Highway 580 in Dublin, California, we offer weekday and weekend programs to work with your schedule.
No previous healthcare experience is necessary to enter our training courses, and a payment plan is available. Imagine, starting an exciting new career in just a few months! Call us to learn more!
Earn college credit!
AHE has an articulation agreement for the EMT-Basic program with South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium (The Academy). The Academy operates under a Joint Powers Agreement with nine community colleges and certifies training in law enforcement, fire services, emergency medical training, dispatch and more. AHE students are provided the option during the application process to register with The Academy to obtain three (3) college credits for successful completion of the EMT-Basic Program.
Our EMT program prepares students with the knowledge, skills, and competencies necessary to excel as an EMT. The Basic program includes National Registry skills testing and externship placement to one of our contracted providers.
Paramedics can earn 31 CE’s, obtain ITLS certification, and renew AHA certifications in this 4-day training.
The ITLS mission is to provide trauma education to EMS personnel. This includes lectures on 22 core case chapters and skills practice stations. Certification requires passing skills and written exams during the course.
This class is 24 hours of continuing education and includes skills training for Naloxone, Epinephrine, Glucometers, and EMSA skills competency verification.
EMT Skills Verification
Includes skills training for Naloxone, Epinephrine, Glucometers, and EMSA skills competence verification. Does not include NREMT. EMT license required. No CE.
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