Emergency Medical Technology – Paramedic Associate’s Degree

Emergency Medical Technology Paramedic Degree - Associate Degree - National College

Our next term begins September 29 (Apply by January 1)

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This program is not currently being offered.

Be a First Responder for Real-Time Healthcare

Our Emergency Medical Technology – Paramedic program will provide you with the training to recognize symptoms of illness and injury and to provide basic and advanced levels of emergency medical care. As a National College graduate you will be prepared to make quick decisions based on classroom lectures, practical skills laboratory, and field experience.

Our program exceeds the standards and curriculum established by the National EMS Education Standards (NEMSES) as well as the Virginia EMS Education Standards (VEMSES). Graduates will qualify to take the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians’ EMT– Paramedic examination.

As a student in the Emergency Medical Technology – Paramedic program, you will:

Your Learning Experience

Paramedic Pharmacology
Learn indications, contraindications, side effects, dosages and routes of administration for medications commonly administered by paramedics.

Advanced Life Support (I through VII)
Learn how to provide emergency medical care at the advanced life support levels in a variety or scenarios.

Preceptor Externship (I through III)
Complete clinical and field externships designed to prepare students for an entry-level paramedic position.

Program core courses may include:

  • Emergency Medical Technician – Basic I & II
  • Advanced Life Support I: Patient Assessment, Respiratory & Airway
  • Advanced Life Support II: Introduction to Cardiology
  • Advanced Life Support III: Medical
  • Anatomy & Physiology: Systems of Transport and Support
  • Advanced Life Support IV: Trauma
  • Advanced Life Support V: Advanced Cardiology
  • Rescue Operations
  • Advanced Life Support VI: Special Considerations
  • The Microsoft Office
  • Introduction to Field and Clinical
  • Advanced Life Support VII: Capstone
  • Preceptor Externship I, II, & III


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