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Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Assess injuries, administer emergency medical care, and extricate trapped individuals.

Sample Career Roadmap

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Job Titles

Entry Level

JOB TITLE

EMT-Basic

Mid Level

JOB TITLE

EMT-Intermediate

Expert Level

JOB TITLE

EMT-Paramedic

Degree Recommendations


 Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana



 Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis





Top Expected Tasks

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Customer and Personal Service

KNOWLEDGE

Medicine and Dentistry

KNOWLEDGE

Public Safety and Security

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

KNOWLEDGE

Education and Training

SKILL

Critical Thinking

SKILL

Coordination

SKILL

Active Listening

SKILL

Speaking

SKILL

Social Perceptiveness

ABILITY

Problem Sensitivity

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

ABILITY

Oral Expression

ABILITY

Deductive Reasoning

ABILITY

Inductive Reasoning


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