Emergency Medical Technician 1/EMR- River Falls Campus

Dual Credit High School Academy

​​CVTC and local high schools have partnered to offer students who are at least 16 years old and interested in pursuing a career in healthcare an opportunity to earn high school and college credit. Dual credit academies give high school students a chance to navigate their interests and career options to develop the most successful individualized career path. Credits earned through this academy may be applied to CVTC programs and transfer to other colleges. Students who successfully complete EMT1/EMR will have the opportunity to complete their Emergency Medical Responder Certification. 

Course TitleCreditsCourse Time
531 – 312 Emergency Medical Technician 1
2 credits/64 hours

Class Dates:
Monday, January 20 – Friday, March 20, 2020

Class Times: 

8-10 a.m. 

Academy Location: Monday-Tuesday Online at the students high school and Wed-Friday face to face at CVTC River Falls Campus 

*Students must earn a grade of 80% or higher in EMT1/EMR to be eligible to enroll in EMT2

Course Description

531-312 Emergency Medical Technician 1

Provides the foundational knowledge for future Emergency Medical Technicians and Emergency Medical Responders. Topics include: basic human anatomy, performing a patient assessment, traumatic injury management, airway management, and Basic Life Support cardiac resuscitation. Upon successful completion, candidates will be eligible to participate in the National Registry of EMTs Emergency Medical Responder exams for Wisconsin EMR certification.

Just the Facts

Spring 2020
2 Credit High School Academy

Registration Status //

Academy Dates //
January 20 - March 20, 2020

Days of Week //
Mon - Fri

Times //
8 - 10 a.m.

Classroom Location //
Online and CVTC River Falls

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