Emergency Medical Technicians (or EMTs) perform the all-important task of taking care of people who are hurt at the site of a collision or other such event, and they also care for such patients during their ride in an emergency vehicle (such as an ambulance) to a hospital or other care facility. Here are three interesting facts about EMTs you may not already know.
There Are Different Levels of EMT Training
You may have heard the term “EMT-Basic” to refer to an EMT. This term simply denotes the most basic level of training that an EMT can have. There are also EMT-A’s (EMT-Advanced) and EMT-P’s (EMT-Paramedic). EMT-A’s must have about two times (and EMT-P’s about five times) the hours of training an EMT-B has. Of course, EMT-P’s are also simply called paramedics.
EMT Training Is Offered Online
While EMT training is available at in-person classes that are organized by … Read more