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.

West-MEC programs prepare students to seek one or more industry certification or licensure in their field of study, providing a pathway to economic independence.

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