CERTIFICATE IN EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN
Emergency Medical Technician provides emergency medical assistance in situations like accidents, childbirth, slips and falls, heart attacks and gunshot wounds etc. In short, he is required in all the emergency cases and especially the times when someone requires immediate medical attention. Emergency Medical Technicians are well trained in responding quickly during medical emergency situations. EMT course makes a student capable of providing necessary services like transport of the sick or injured patient to a medical facility as per the guidelines and medical protocols. Also during the transport of patients an EMT professional provide emergency service in the ambulance, if needed. Some of the paramedics are also trained for treatment of minor injuries under the supervision of physicians. He/she is also trained in how to use and maintenance of equipment used in emergency situations, like backboards which is used to immobilize patients before placing them on stretchers by securing them in the ambulance while transporting to a medical facility / trauma centre.
Emergency Medical Technician course is a short term course which is for all stream students. This course is offered from Tata Institute of Social Sciences - School of Vocational Education. After completing the course, students can get a better career options in healthcare sector.