Accelerated EMT Program

Become an Emergency Medical Technician

National EMS Academy

Make A Difference Every Day

 

EMT is an entry-level position in the emergency medical services field. In seven to eight weeks, you will learn the skills you will need to work as part of a medical response team. EMTs provide basic emergency medical care and transportation to patients who access the EMS system. Medics make a difference, every day.

National EMS Academy

The Skills You Will Learn

  • Opening the airway and providing artificial ventilation
  • Delivery of semi-automated defibrillation
  • Controlling severe bleeding
  • Dressing and bandaging wounds
  • Splinting injured extremities
  • Delivery and care of infants
  • Emergency care for patients
  • Communications and medical record-keeping
National EMS Academy

Locations 

National EMS Academy

Program Locations

Louisiana

Alexandria

Baton Rouge

Covington

Houma

Lake Charles

New Orleans

Shreveport

Texas

Austin

Beaumont

Dallas

Houston

San Antonio

Tennessee

Memphis

Nashville