Emergency Medical Technician Program Coursework | NorthWest Arkansas Community College

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Emergency Medical Technician Coursework


The following is the required coursework necessary to complete the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) program and obtain a certificate of proficiency.  

  • Current Health Care Provider CPR Certification
  • EMTA 1013  First Responder*

*Admission into this course is only upon completion of EMT application requirements.

  • EMTA 1004 EMT Basic Emergency Medical Technician I*
  • EMTA 2004 EMT Emergency Medical Technician II* 
  • BIOL 2214 Anatomy and Physiology I**
  • HIM 1001 Intro to Medical Terminology OR
  • HIM 1403 Medical Terminology for Health Sciences      

**This course has transfer-level prerequisites that are not included in this degree plan.

*Admission into this course is only upon completion of EMT application requirements.