Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Academy

EMT Academies
MYF Mini

This is an eight-week intensive program designed to prepare students for the National Certification as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). An EMT is anyone who is directly connected to immediate, first-responder responsibilities, such as firefighters, ambulance attendants or park rangers.

How to Participate
If interested, send a complete YES Form to Foothill Map Your Future

Email: Academies@foothill.edu
Fax: 949-650-6979
Mail: 4000 Middlefield Road, Suite I-1,
Palo Alto CA, 94303

For Questions:
Call (650) 949-6959
Or email AcaAcademies@foothill.edu
The EMT curriculum includes anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, disease treatment, scene and patient assessment as well as trauma management. This program also includes the mandatory 10-12 hour internship involving working on an ambulance, at a hospital or emergency room. This program is a gateway to the medical profession, and covers the cost of books, materials, uniforms, transportation and the national registry testing fees.

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