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
Where Can I Work?
- Fire department
- Private ambulance services
- Hospital emergency rooms
- Blood banks
Butler Tech prepares students with a challenging program that combines classroom and laboratory instruction with a solid hospital and field externship.
- Anatomy and physiology
- Medical terminology
- Cardiac rhythm interpretation
- Drug therapy
- Airway management
- Patient assessment
- Medical trauma emergencies
- Advanced care
Books / Supplies
$35,400 per year | $17.02 per hour
Next Upcoming Program
Paramedic Academy: 03-02-2022 - 02-13-2023
8am-5pm Unit 3 Schedule (no Fridays, holidays or weekends)
Public Safety Liberty Twp Campus