The Right Choice
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 Materials Needed: Access to a laptop (not a Chromebook) is required for EMT
Class Dates: TBD
Academy Location: CVTC River Falls Campus
*Students must earn a grade of 80% or higher in EMT1/EMR to be eligible to enroll in EMT2
*Students must be 18 years old for licensure
531-312 Emergency Medical Technician 1Provides 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.
2 Credit High School Academy
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Academy Dates //TBDHigh School Academies follow all scheduled CVTC breaks.
Days of Week //TBD
Classroom Location //CVTC River Falls Campus
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