Law, Public Safety, and Corrections

Emergency Medical Technology

Prepare for a career in emergency medicine by learning general knowledge and hands-on skills pertinent to first responders. Practice skills through work-based learning opportunities while preparing for Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) certification.

Begin Your Journey

Emergency Medical Technology I

Develop basic clinical skills to prepare for Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) certification, including, airway and patient assessment, medical emergencies, trauma, special patients, and EMS operations.

Emergency Medical Technology II

Develop advanced clinical skills to prepare for Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) certification, including, medical, behavioral, obstetrics/gynecology emergencies and procedures with infants and children.

Get Certified

Emergency Medical Responder

This training develops the basic knowledge and skills needed to provide appropriate patient assessments, interventions, and treatment for emergency medical needs.

Emergency Medical Technician

This specialized training develops essential skills to provide assessments and interventions to medical emergencies.

Expand Your Journey

Found your passion? These courses relate to this career pathway and may align to your career and college goals. Find out which of these may be available at your school and consider adding them to your Course Plan in Xello.

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Browse enhancement courses:

  • Foundations of Health Science
  • Health Science I
  • Public Safety I

Earn College Credit

Get a head start on your college education by taking advantage of dual credit opportunities. There are CTE courses that can articulate to the community college, meaning they will award college credit. Also, the Career & College Promise (CCP) program allows eligible high school students to enroll in community college classes.

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Law, Public Safety, and Corrections

Careers focused on planning, managing, and providing legal, public safety and protective services and homeland security, including professional and technical support services.