This one-semester program teaches students basic emergency medical care. Students will learn to assess and treat patients. Training consists of first-response care, CPR, measuring vital signs, bandaging, and other life-saving procedures.


Ambulance emergency medical technician, EMT, firefighter*, emergency room technician*, knowledge obtained in this program is transferable to a broad spectrum of careers

EMT entry-level salary: $14.35 – $20.24 per hour**

*with additional education in this pathway | **Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment & Wages

This program is in partnership with GateWay Community College/Southwest Skill Center.


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GateWay Community College/Southwest Skill Center (EMCC) 

3000 N Dysart Rd.
Avondale, AZ 85392

Estrella Mountain Campus

Gateway Community College at Deer Valley

2931 W. Bell Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85023

Gateway Community College

EMT students with patient

EMT students

EMT students with patient