Butler Tech Emergency Medical Technician

Adult Education

Public Safety

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

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Butler Tech Emergency Medical Responder

An Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) is one of the first responders on the scene who provides the first line of pre-hospital care. At Butler Tech, this program is designed to help you become an EMT or to earn your EMT Certification as a prerequisite for attending the Paramedic Academy.

Individuals with a criminal record who are interested in obtaining an EMS certification may inquire whether their criminal record disqualifies them from obtaining a certification by visiting the State of Ohio EMS website.


Industry Recognized Credentials

Our students will be prepared to take the NREMT exam to receive their Ohio Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Certification

Where Can I Work?

  • City fire departments
  • Rescue squads
  • Private ambulance companies
  • Corporate entities

Enrollment open

In Person

Part Time

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

Course Highlights

EMTs manage airway and breathing problems, control bleeding, treat shock and more as they stabilize patients before transporting them to medical facilities.

Earning your EMT certification is a prerequisite for our Paramedic Academy.



Books / Supplies


Total Costs


Anticipated Salary

$35,400 per year; $17.02 per hour

Next Upcoming Program

November 30

EMT: 11-30-2021 - 02-03-2022
Tues/Thurs 8am-5pm
Public Safety Liberty Twp Campus

January 25

EMT: 01-25-2022 - 05-24-2022
Tue/Thu 6pm-10pm
Public Safety Liberty Twp Campus

June 7

EMT: 06-07-2022 - 08-11-2022
Tue/Wed 8am-5pm
Public Safety Liberty Twp Campus