Emergency Medical Technician


Course Background:

This course is essential for anyone wishing to register as an EMT under the Pre - Hospital Emergency Care Council. This course is recognised by PHECC as a level 4 practitioner course.

Course Content:

  • Introduction to pre-hospital emergency care
  • Patient assessment
  • Respiratory emergencies
  • Medical emergencies
  • Obstetric emergencies
  • Trauma
  • Paediatric emergencies
  • Pre-hospital emergency care operations
  • Professional development
  • Clinical procedures

Learning Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will have gained the knowledge and skills necessary to work in emergency care as an emergency medical technician.

This Course is Designed For:

Anyone wishing to pursue a career in the emergency services

Training Methodology:

This course is classroom based and it is highly interactive with role-playing playing and practical exercises to reinforce the participants understanding and learning. Students will also undertake a minimum of 40 hours clinical placement (observation) in order to prepare completely for working in emergency services.

What to Bring to the Course:

While pens and paper will be supplied, participants are free to bring their own.

Duration of the Course:

120 hours classroom based learning (19 days)
40 hours clinical placement


A maximum of 12 per course.


Upon successful completion of this course participants receive a (NQEMT) National Qualification in Emergency Medical Technology.


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