EMT Course

Emergency Medical Technician program is designed to train the lay person in emergency medical care in the pre-hospital environment. It is the entry level of training in the Emergency Medical Services career field. This program instructs and prepares students in precise patient assessment, management of trauma and medical emergencies, airway management, resuscitation. pharmacological interventions. This program will develop the student's confidence, knowledge and skills in performing critical assessment and management of patient's with medical and trauma related life threats. It also focuses on development of the EMT’s critical role as a team member during patient crisis situations.

After successful completion of this program. Students will be allowed to take the NREMT EMT written exam. After passing this exam, you will received A Utah State EMT license & NREMT EMT certification.


2022 Traditional Fall EMT Course

13 Week Course 


August 22 - November 19 2022


Monday & Thursdays 1730-22003

Saturdays 9/10, 10/8, 11/8 0900-1900


Tooele County Emergency Operations Center

15 E 100 S Tooele, Utah 84074

This program is accredit by the Utah Bureau of Emergency Medical Services and Preparedness & the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians

Tuition Costs

Class tuition $900.00 paid to First Degree Medical Training. Due on by the first day of class.

**Payment plan available - keep scrolling


Registration fee of $50 is required to register for the course and guarantees your spot. This is a non-refundable fee. Course tuition of $900 is due on the first day of class unless you set up a payment plan upon registration. 

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Tuition payment includes the following

  • 141 hours of in-class hands on skills, lectures, medical training supplies.

  • 30 hours of online quizzes with online discussion

  • 12 hour ambulance clinical

  • Student clinical t-shirt

  • Drug test and MWMC background for Ambulance rides

Additional Costs not included

  • EMT textbook, price varies. Buy used, borrow, or rent a digital copy.  (required first day of class)

  • BEMS License application/background $110.50 (paid within the first 30 days of class)

  • NREMT EMT Written exam fee $115 (paid at the end of class)

  • Psychomotor exam fee $50 (paid at the end of class)

  • Blood Pressure cuff and Stethoscope

  • Watch with second counter

  • A laptop or tablet is required for class

Finance options

First Degree Medical Training offers a three payment, payment-plan. This plan requires 50% down $450.00, before or on the first day of class. We will spit up the the remaining course tuition $450.00, into 2 payments of $225.00 that will be due on 9/19/22 & 10/17/22.

Choose "payment plan" when you register. 


At least 18 years of age within 6 months of the start of class


National Emergency Services Emergency Medical Standards

National EMS Core Content


Utah Bureau of Emergency Medical Services and Preparedness