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Emergency Medical Technician Training Palmdale (Los Angeles areas)

Accelerated EMT Course & Hybrid Online EMT Training Programs Near Palmdale

EMT Education And Training, the only Official Satellite of California Institute of EMT, offers two comprehensive EMT training programs designed to equip you with the knowledge, skills, and experience needed to begin a career in emergency medical services. Whether you're looking to quickly jumpstart your career with our Accelerated EMT Course or prefer the flexibility of our Hybrid Online EMT Course, we have the right path for you.

Accelerated EMT Course Overview:

Duration: 21 days, M-W-F from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM over approximately 7 weeks.

Structure: We combine 7 in-person sessions at our campus in Hawthorne for skill training and testing with 14 live online lectures done on the  GoToTraining platform.  Our Accelerated EMT Course offers an excellent curriculum taught by Mike Wilson, a former paramedic with over 40 years combined experience in the field and classroom. This course ensures comprehensive preparation for your certification.

Tuition: $1110.00 | Book: $90.00 | Total Price: $1200.00

11 Week Hybrid Online EMT Course Overview:

Format: We blend online coursework using an E-Book with in-person sessions for practical skills. This program is tailored for those seeking a flexible learning schedule without compromising the hands-on experience essential for EMT certification.

Features: Spread out over 11 weeks, you will use an E-Book to read, receive lectures, and take quizzes. Each Monday night you will participate in live, interactive online sessions with one of the 2 instructors in the course to review the online lectures from the E-Book and conduct Q&A. Skill days, unless otherwise announced at the beginning of the course, will be at our Hawthorne.

Fees: Course: $908.53 | Registration: $250.00 | E-Textbook: $136.47 | Total: $1295.00

Unique Selling Points:

  • High Success Rates: Our graduates boast a 94% first-time pass rate on the NREMT exam, significantly above state and national averages.

  • Real-World Experience: Gain invaluable hands-on experience with ride-alongs, running calls with local ambulance services.

  • Career Pathways: EMT Education And Training’s alumni have pursued successful careers in various medical and emergency response fields, demonstrating the effectiveness and comprehensive nature of our training.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q1: What is the difference between the Accelerated and Hybrid Online EMT Courses?

  • The Accelerated EMT Course is a fast-paced program designed for rapid completion and certification, with a mix of in-person and live online sessions. The Hybrid Online EMT Course is an 11 week course and offers more flexibility, combining online coursework with essential in-person skill training and assessments.

Q2: How long does each EMT training program take to complete?

  • The Accelerated EMT Course is structured around a 21-day program, spread over approximately 7 weeks, with classes held on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. The Hybrid Online EMT Course is an 11 week course with periodic skill days done on Saturdays.

Q3: What are the tuition costs for each program?

  • For the Accelerated EMT Course, the total cost is $1200, which includes tuition and the required textbook. The Hybrid Online EMT Course has a total fee of $1295, covering the course, registration, and E-textbook.

Q4: Who is the principal instructor for these courses?

  • Mike Wilson, a former paramedic with over 40 years of field and classroom experience, is the principal instructor, bringing a wealth of knowledge and expertise to both programs.

Q5: Are there any prerequisites for enrolling in these EMT courses?

  • BLS certification is a prerequisite for EMT training but if you do not have this cert, we can provide the training for you on the first day of class at a reduced rate. 

  • No high school diploma is required for the Accelerated EMT course but proof of High School Graduation is required for enrollment in the Hybrid. (A requirement of the State of California.)

Q6: Can I work as an EMT after completing these courses?

  • Yes, after completing the course and passing the National Registry EMT (NREMT) exam. Once you have done this, you file an application with the county of Los Angeles to receive your State EMT card. Once that is done you can go to work as an EMT.

Q7: What is included in the course fees?

  • Course fees include all necessary learning materials, access to online platforms, and use of equipment for practical skills training. There are no hidden costs.

Q8: How does the live online session work for the Hybrid Online EMT Course?

  • Live online sessions are conducted using video chat for interactive learning, including lectures and Q&A sessions, ensuring comprehensive understanding and immediate feedback.

Q9: What happens if I miss a skill day?

  • Skill days are mandatory for both courses. Missing a skill day will result in being dropped from the program as there is no way to “make up” a missed skill day.

Q10: What are the job prospects after completing the EMT training?

  • Graduates have a high employment rate in various roles. Most graduates go to work driving an ambulance for one of the many ambulance companies. These jobs are always plentiful. Some also become ER Technicians or work while going to school to become RN’s, PA’s, etc. Many also continue their education to become Paramedics and or take tests to become firefighters. The demand for EMTs in Los Angeles County is very high, offering numerous opportunities for career advancement.


Other courses we offer:

Accelerated EMT Course:

21-day program, running 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM on M-W-F for 7 weeks. 7 in-person sessions at our Hawthorne campus, 14 live online lectures via GoToTraining with Mike Wilson, a seasoned Paramedic. Large classes split into Groups A & B, but for normal sizes, only Group A. Tuition: $1110.00, Book: $90.00, Total: $1200.00.

EMT Preparation Program:

EMT Training requires students to learn a ton of new information. This program is designed to prepare you for an Emergency Medical Technician course. Successfully finishing this program will greatly enhance your likelihood of passing the EMT course on your initial attempt.


Why Choose EMT Education And Training?

  • Expert Instruction: Learn from a professional like Mike Wilson, who has decades of real-world experience in the field and classroom and a decades long track record of success training people to become EMTs. 

  • Flexible Learning Options: Whether you prefer an accelerated path or a flexible hybrid model, we likely have a course that will fit your needs.

  • Comprehensive Skill Training: From stethoscopes to spinal boards, we provide all necessary equipment needed to learn your skills at no additional cost.

  • Start your journey to becoming a certified Emergency Medical Technician today. Choose between our Accelerated and Hybrid Online EMT Courses in Los Angeles to begin a career in emergency medical services. Enroll now and take a significant step toward a fulfilling career.

  • For more information on enrollment, course schedules, and more, contact us at 310-295-0271 or view our FAQ page.

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