The Advanced Emergency Medical Technician Course prepares students to provide basic and limited advanced emergency medical care and transportation for critical and emergent patients who access the emergency medical system. This individual possesses the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide patient care and transportation. Advanced Emergency Medical Technicians function as part of a comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight. Advanced Emergency Medical Technicians perform interventions with the basic and advanced equipment typically found on an ambulance. This level replaces EMT-Intermediate.
Completion of this Advanced Emergency Medical Technician Training Course is designed to prepare and qualify a student to take the National Registry of EMTs (NREMT) AEMT written and psychomotor tests for certification as an AEMT.
After successful completion of the AEMT training course, the student will be capable of performing the following functions:
Advanced EMT is only offered during winter semester. Registration for Winter courses will start on August 1.
January 7–April 14, 2020; Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30–9:30 p.m.
You must have EMT Certification to take the Advanced EMT class. Once the course begins, no refunds will be given for any reason, including failure to obtain the basic certification.
Please note that CPR certification through the BYU Advanced First Aid course (HLTH 320) does not meet the CPR certification requirements. If you obtain CPR certification on your own, a copy of your card must be emailed to the instructor (firstname.lastname@example.org) before the second day of class.