Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Program

Become an EMT. EMS University seeks to produce the highest quality EMTs in Arizona. Our highly selective program is designed to prepare the student for success both for the National Registry of EMTs (NREMT) and in the field of EMS in general. We are certified by the Arizona Department of Health Services, Bureau of (Emergency Medical Services) EMS to offer EMT classes. Below you will find information about our program and how to sign up to become an EMT.

The job of an Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) is both critical and exciting, being one of the most important jobs in the healthcare field. EMTs are used in a variety of disciplines such as for ambulance agencies providing prehospital emergency care to those who are in need of medical assistance. They also work as firefighters and police officers providing initial care to those in need. Additionally, hospitals utilize EMTs primarily in the emergency department to assist with triage, patient treatment and transportation within the hospital. Finally, an EMT may also work in the military as a combat medic or hospital corpsman, in the private or public sector security service industry as well as through a variety of other jobs. Besides being beneficial for employment, most people feel that they have accomplished a lifetime achievement by completing an EMT program. Once finished, students should have a thorough understanding of EMS field and be able to competently work as a healthcare provider during critical situations. Learn about the program by clicking the button below:


Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Course Dates

Start Date Days Time Location Details Seats Remaining Status
September 8, 2014 Monday & Wednesday 6:00PM to 10:00PM Tempe This course meets 18 weeks. There are 3 Saturdays, where students are required to meet. 12 Open
September 22, 2014 Monday & Wednesday **Accelerated** 10:00AM to 4:30PM Tempe This course meets 12 weeks. There are 2 Saturdays, where students are required to meet. Flex Format: Can attend M/W or T/TH. Different pricing applies. 15 Open
September 23, 2014 Tuesday & Thursday **Accelerated** 10:00AM to 4:30PM Tempe This course meets 12 weeks. There are 2 Saturdays, where students are required to meet. Flex Format: Can attend M/W or T/TH. Different pricing applies. 20 Open
October 4, 2014 Saturday & Sunday 9:00AM to 5:30PM Tempe This course meets over 8 weekends. Students will work online during 3 weekends. Different pricing applies. Class ends 12/14. 19 Open
October 6, 2014 Monday - Friday **Fast Track** 8:00AM to 5:00PM Tempe This course meets 20 days and ends on November 2nd. Externship hours may be completed on the weekends. Different pricing applies. Click here for details. 18 Open
October 14, 2014 Tuesday & Thursday **Accelerated** 4:00PM to 10:30PM Tucson This course meets 10 weeks. There are 2 Saturdays, where students are required to meet. Different pricing applies 22 Open

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First Responder/Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) Program

Formerly titled, First Responder, in addition to the EMT Program, you can also become certified in the state of Arizona as an EMR. This 48 hour course consists of introductory material into the EMS system and components relating to medical practice in the prehospital field. EMRs understand a great deal relating to both medical and trauma situations, including how to deal with cuts, burns, bites, stings, heart attacks, stroke, diabetes, etc. You can learn more about the EMR program by Clicking Here.

EMR, Formerly Titled "First Responder" Course Dates

Start Date Days Time Location Details Seats Remaining Status
September 19, 2014 Friday 6:00PM to 10:00PM Tempe This course meets once per week for 12 weeks. 19 Open

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Tempe Course Location

All Tempe courses are located at 48th Street and University at the following address:

EMS University

501 South 48th Street, Suite 105

Tempe, AZ 85281


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Tucson Course Location

All Tucson courses are located South of I-10 and Ajo Way at the following address:

1130 East Pennsylvania, Suite 504, Tucson, AZ 85714

Tucson, AZ 85705


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