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Fireline Emergency Medical Technician

Program Details

  • College/University: Vermilion Community College
  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 18
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.

About this Program

The Fireline Emergency Medical Technician Certificate trains participants to be part of the nation�s Incident Management Team focused in the Emergency Medical Services System. Successful students in this certificate will have the skills necessary to seek employment as Emergency Medical Responders (EMRs) and Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) in State and National Fire and Incident Management Systems. The program consists of Emergency Medical Responder and Emergency Medical Technician courses, as well as wildland fire training/mechanical skills and forest field skills courses. Courses in search and rescue management and wilderness survival round out the certificate, providing graduates with the skills necessary for playing a successful and safe role on a fire or natural disaster incident.

Classroom Location(s)

  • Vermilion Community College 55731
Vermilion Community College
Vermilion Community College
1900 E. Camp St. Ely, MN 55731
Toll-Free: (800) 657-3608
Local: (218) 365-7200
TTY: (800) 627-3529