Advanced Emergency Medical Technician

Program Summary

When Can I Start

Set Schedule
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6 Credit Hours

Time to Complete

3 months @ 18hrs/wk

Training Locations

Main Campus

Adult Student Costs | $1,220*

Estimated: Includes Tuition, Fees and Course Materials. Some elective courses may have additional fees and/or materials that are not calculated in this summary.

High School Costs | $350

Tuition is free for high school students, however there are some fees and materials that they may be responsible for at the beginning or during the program

  • NOTE: Textbook and material costs are based on Davis Tech’s bookstore prices at the time of publication and are subject to change. There are no charges associated with personal data collection and processes or verification of student identity.

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Program Outcomes

  • Placement Rate

Program / Admission Details

Program Description
The Advanced Emergency Medical Technician program offers instruction on providing basic and limited advanced emergency medical care and transportation for critical and emergent patients who access the emergency medical system. Students will build the knowledge and skills necessary to provide a wide range of care and transportation for patients. 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. The Advanced Emergency Medical Technician is a critical link from the scene to the emergency health care system.
Admission Requirements

Students must meet the following requirements:

  • Adult students must have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • High School students must be 18
  • State of Utah EMT licensure (for both High School and Adult students)

Students must submit the required documentation:

  • Davis Tech Safety Information Acknowledgement
  • State of Utah EMT license
    • License number is required and must be in good standing, and will be verified through the BEMSP
  • Current CPR certification. CPR certification must meet the requirements set forth by the Bureau of Emergency Medical Services and Preparedness and must not expire before the end of the program. Acceptable CPR courses are:
    • American Heart Association - Basic Life Support (preferred)
    • American Red Cross - Professional Rescuer
    • National Safety Council - CPR & AED

CPR certification must meet the requirements set forth by the Bureau of Emergency Medical Services and Preparedness and must not expire before the end of the program. All courses must have an in-person skills evaluation completed by an instructor. Online courses will not be accepted. You can see a list of  accepted courses here.

If you have questions regarding the admission requirements, program, or application process, please contact the Health Professions Advisor at 801-593-2362.

Placement Assessment Requirements

No testing required for this program

Credentials and Certifications
Davis Technical College Credentials
  • Davis Technical College Certificate of Program Completion
Available Licensing/Certifications
  • National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians - AEMT Certification
Transfer Options

The following academic agreements are available to students in the this program. In order to receive credit for course work included in these agreements, you must provide a transcript to the receiving institution.

Please be aware that some agreements require you to complete the entire program before they will transfer credit. Please contact your instructor at Davis Tech if you have questions.

This program is eligible to transfer credits towards an AAS degree to the following institutions:

Training Schedules

This program has fixed training cohorts.

To see available sessions, please click the button.

Program Faculty

Jared Sholly

FT Jared Sholly | Lead Instructor

  • Licensed Paramedic
  • Bachelor's degree from Utah Valley University
Aaron Byington

FT Aaron Byington

  • Licensed Paramedic
  • Master's degree from Webster University
Cameron Cessna

PT Cameron Cessna

  • Licensed Paramedic
  • Certificate from Davis Technical College
Chance Byers

PT Chance Byers

  • Certificate from Davis Technical College
Charlotte Coyle

PT Charlotte Coyle

  • Licensed Paramedic
  • Certificate from Davis Technical College
Colton Bascom

PT Colton Bascom

  • Licensed Paramedic
Davin Rutland

PT Davin Rutland

  • Licensed Paramedic
  • Certificate from Davis Technical College
Dirk Playle

PT Dirk Playle

  • High School
Dr. Blake Yerman

PT Dr. Blake Yerman

  • Doctorate degree from University of Rochester School of Medicine
Haden Phillips

PT Haden Phillips

Josh Gardner

PT Josh Gardner

  • Licensed Paramedic
JR Vandyke

PT JR Vandyke

  • Bachelor's degree from Park University
Kelton Vine

PT Kelton Vine

  • Licensed Paramedic
Kimberly Youngberg

PT Kimberly Youngberg

Marcus Garcia

PT Marcus Garcia

  • Licensed AEMT
Natalia Hedges

PT Natalia Hedges

  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Master's degree from South University
Richard Platt

PT Richard Platt

  • Bachelor's degree from Univeristy of Utah
Richard Salvinski

PT Richard Salvinski

  • Licensed AEMT
Taylor Stoker

PT Taylor Stoker

  • Licensed AEMT