Montana State University
EMT Star of Life

EMT Basic Academy

(There are currently no EMT academies scheduled.)

This course is the nationally recommended minimum level of training for ambulance personnel and is considered the desired level of medical training by many fire departments. The course focuses on skill development in the primary responsibilities of the EMT-B, which is to bring emergency medical care to victims of emergencies, to stabilize their condition, and to transport them safely and expeditiously to an appropriate facility. Upon successful completion of the course, graduates are eligible to sit for the National Registry EMT certification examinations, NREMT exam is not part of this course.

Practical tested portion will take place at the end of the course. All aspects of authorization/certification are the responsibility of the student.

*Note: Students must be 18 years of age to take national certification examination, however a student may be younger to take course.