Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Certificate Outcomes

Students who complete this certificate should be able to:

  1. Act in accordance with the ethical and professional medical standards of the entry-level EMT.
  2. Meet the academic eligibility requirements for taking both cognitive and practical State and National Certification examinations at the EMT level.
  3. Meet the academic eligibility requirements to enter any Oregon Paramedic AAS degree program.
  4. Demonstrate communication skills of the medical environment in order to develop and maintain professional client relationships at the EMT level.
  5. Demonstrate the professional and technical skill set necessary to meet the EMT standard of care in a safe manner under diverse conditions.