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EMT Training Program: Your Path to Excellence in Emergency Medical Services

EMT Training Program

Where Excellence Meets Success: EMTP proudly boasts the highest number of trained EMTs in the state, backed by top-notch pass rates on the NREMT computer exam! The EMT Training Program at EMTPKY will prepare you for a rewarding healthcare career.

Rigorous and Comprehensive Curriculum: Our EMT training program is meticulously designed based on cognitive, psychomotor, and affective objectives outlined by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Curriculum for EMTs. It aligns with both Kentucky Board of Emergency Medical Services (KBEMS) regulations and the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT). Graduates successfully completing the program are eligible to sit for the NREMT examination, paving the way for a rewarding career!

Engaging Learning Experience: Say goodbye to tedious lectures! At EMTP, learning is fun and interactive. We employ exciting games like Bingo and Jeopardy as engaging review tools, avoiding the dreaded “death by PowerPoint.” Our experienced educators bring a wealth of knowledge to the classroom, preparing you for real-world challenges in the EMS field.

Embrace Diversity in Learning: We recognize that every student learns differently. EMTP’s faculty adopts a facilitated learning approach that caters to various learning styles, ensuring that you get the personalized attention you deserve. The EMT Training program offers various program types and formats, so you can find the path that best fits your needs and personality.

Hands-On and Action-Packed: Get ready for an EMT course that’s all about real-life scenarios and hands-on practice. EMTP takes you beyond theory and immerses you in the action-packed world of emergency medical services.

Embark on your journey towards becoming a certified EMT in Kentucky with EMTP – the leading choice for exceptional training!

Admission Requirements

  • High School Diploma or G.E.D by end of course
  • At least 18 years old by end of course
  • Active Driver’s License
  • Recent TB skin test
  • Completed Castlebranch background check (required by the state of KY)

EMT Training Program Schedule

  • Traditional Program (9 hours per week for 16 weeks)
  • Boot Camp Program (40 hours per week for 4 weeks)
  • Online Program (Complete work at home and meet on campus only 7 days)

our emergency medical education class schedule


EMT Bootcamp Classes

Monday through Friday; 9:00a.m. – 5:00p.m
Begins: 11/4/24




EMT Monday & Wednesday Night Classes

5:30p.m. – 10:00p.m
Begins: 9/9/24

EMT Online Class

Begins: 11/23

Lab dates: 11/23, 12/14, 1/4, 1/18, 2/8, 2/22, 3/1


EMT Refresher

Begins: TBA

This class meets: Saturday and Sunday; 8:00a.m.-8:00p.m. Must attend both days for full credit.

*24 hour refresher $200 (must pre-pay)

EMT Saturday Classes

8:30a.m. – 5:30p.m
Begins: 8/31/24



EMT Tuesday & Thursday Night Classes

6:00p.m. – 10:00p.m
Begins: 10/15/2024




Critical Care Paramedic

Begins: 8/2/2024 (Lab days 8/30/2024 & 9/27/2024)

8/2/2024:  Orientation

8/30/2024:  Lab Day 1

9/27/2024:  Lab Day 2


Begins: 9/26/2024

This class meets weekdays 9:00a.m. – 5:00p.m. based on a 24/48 rotating schedule (Every 3rd day excluding the weekends).


What is included in my tuition?

  • Student Liability Insurance
  • HIPAA Training & Certification
  • NIMS 100 course
  • HIV/AIDS Bloodborne Pathogens Training & Certification
  • Student Identification Card
  • Student Uniform Polo

Potential Job Titles

  • Emergency Medical Technician
  • Emergency Department Technician
  • Medical Representative (Industrial Settings)

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