Emergency Medical Technician Program

EMTs tending to a patient on the floor

Your career in healthcare begins right here with the UC Davis Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Program. Designed and taught by the UC Davis Fire Department, this program provides students with an outline of the Emergency Medical System (EMS), teaches assessment skills and treatment techniques, and introduces learners to the pathophysiology of common neurological, respiratory and cardiac emergencies found within the scope of practice of an EMT. If you aspire to a career in the emergency medical care field or to eventually practice advanced medicine, this program provides the foundation you need to reach those goals.