Our Advanced EMT program is designed to provide the student with the foundation needed to function as an AEMT in the state of New Hampshire, building upon the skills of an EMT-Basic provider. With the Advanced EMT Curriculum as its core, our program adds the latest New Hampshire Transitional modules so our graduates will be fully prepared to practice with a New Hampshire EMS service. This course contains vver 200 hours of advanced didactic and clinical education with expanded Anatomy, Trauma and Pediatric pathophysiology modules.
The program consists of classroom lecture, practical laboratory experiences, a hospital clinical internship, and a field EMS internship. Course and clinical work will allow students to perform advanced level patient assessment, utilize advanced airway devices (including the Combitube, LMA, and King airways), recognize lethal dysrhythmias, initiate intravenous and intraosseous fluid therapy, administer medications, and achieve a higher level of clinical decision-making skills.
Students who successfully complete this program with an overall 80% average, are eligible to take the National Registry of EMTs examination and subsequently apply for state licensure. Our program is approved by the New Hampshire Bureau of EMS.
AEMT Program Prerequisites:
Current certification at the EMT-Basic level with 1 year experience
American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Provider Card
High School Diploma or GED
Letter of recommendations from your service director AND EMS medical director
Professional Liability Insurance
ALS Practical Exam Fee
ALS Written Exam Fee