Butler Tech Emergency Medical Responders

Adult Education

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Paramedic Academy

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Butler Tech Paramedic Academy

As the highest level of pre-hospital care, paramedics play an essential role as part of the professional healthcare team. Using the current national standards, this program allows you to develop the knowledge and expertise to make a difference in patients’ lives and move your career to new heights.

Individuals with a criminal record who are interested in obtaining an EMS or Fire 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 are prepared to test for:


Butler Tech’s Paramedic Academy is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs

25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763
(727) 210-2350           www.caahep.org

To contact CoAEMSP:
Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions

8301 Lakeview Parkway Suite 111-312 Rowlett, TX 75088
214-703-8445           www.coaemsp.org

2019 Paramedic Academy Retention and Placement Statistics

Where Can I Work?

  • Fire department
  • Private ambulance services
  • Hospital emergency rooms
  • Blood banks

Enrollment open

In Person

Full Time

Paramedic Academy

Course Highlights

Butler Tech prepares students with a challenging program that combines classroom and laboratory instruction with a solid hospital and field externship.

  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Medical terminology
  • Cardiac rhythm interpretation
  • Defibrillation
  • Drug therapy
  • Airway management
  • Patient assessment
  • Medical trauma emergencies
  • Advanced care



Books / Supplies


Total Costs


Anticipated Salary

$35,400 per year | $17.02 per hour

Next Upcoming Program

March 2

Paramedic Academy: 03-02-2022 - 02-13-2023
8am-5pm Unit 3 Schedule (no Fridays, holidays or weekends)
Public Safety Liberty Twp Campus