Emergency Medical Technician

Emergency Medical Technician

Certificate Description

These exciting and demanding courses prepare students to respond to emergency calls and provide efficient and immediate care to the critically ill and injured including transport to a medical facility.

The courses provide both hands-on, practical application and lecture scenarios. Highly trained instructors provide real world components to give students the knowledge, skills, and confidence they need to succeed in this rewarding field. Upon completion, successful students will be prepared for Utah State Certification.

Downloads: EMS Class Schedule

Certificate Courses

Certificate Requirements

Must have documentation of current TB test within the last 12 months. A non-refundable $25 background check fee is required for clinical clearance. Students who have lived outside of Utah within the last five years will be required to do a federal background check costing $50 (will be determined after class begins).

Employment Outlook

Volunteer status may be available in local areas for Emergency Medical Technician. Employment is often found through local, state, and out-of-state ambulance services, emergency departments, and private employers for advanced programs. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts full-time, paid EMTs will be needed to replace unpaid volunteers as it is becoming increasingly difficult to recruit and retain unpaid volunteers.

When Can I Start?

Bridgerland Technical College is open year round. Most programs are open-entry, which means you can start the program at the first of every month as long as there is space available in the program. Because of demand, some programs have waiting lists to get in to the program. Please contact Student Services for information on those programs with waiting lists and defined starting dates.

Is There Financial Aid?

Bridgerland Technical College participates in a variety of assistance programs that aid students in covering the costs associated with enrollment in full-time certificate programs. The Financial Aid Office provides information for grants, scholarships, and VA education benefits. Bridgerland Technical College does not participate in or endorse any loan program. The Financial Aid Office is located at the Main Campus, 1301 North 600 West, stop by anytime or call (435) 750-3279, (435) 750-3114, or (435) 750-3204 for more information.

How much does a program Cost? Can I make payments? Are all tuition and fees due upfront?

Most programs take about one year to complete. Each individual program page has tuition and fee amounts listed. Students can be setup on a payment plan and make payments each month (due on the 1st).

Estimated Tuition & Fees


Pell Eligible: No

Estimated Monthly Payment:

Tuition is due upon enrollment

Estimated Books & Supplies

None. Tuition and fees include textbook, supplies, state certification fee, ridealong and clinical hours

Campus Locations

west: Logan West Campus

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Quick Facts

Certificate Duration
Hours per Week
Certificate Availability
M W F, 6-10 p.m.

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The mission of the Bridgerland Technical College is to deliver competency-based, employer-guided career and technical education to both secondary and post-secondary students through traditional and technology-enhanced methodologies.

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Hours of Operation

Logan Campus 

Student Services
Monday: 8 am - 4:30 pm (We will be open at 7:30 am on the first day of registration)

Tuesday: 8 am - 6 pm
Wednesday: 8 am - 6 pm
Thursday: 8 am - 4:30 pm
Friday: 8 am - 4 pm
Sat/Sun: Closed

Brigham Campus 

In-Person Hours Brigham City Campus
Monday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Tuesday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Wednesday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Thursday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Friday: 7:30 am - 3 pm
Sat/Sun: Closed

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Main Office
1301 North 600 West
Logan, UT 84321

Toll Free:: 866-701-1100
Local: 435-753-6780
TDD: 800-346-4128
Fax: 435-752-2016