Program Content: This Applied Technology diploma program prepares students for employment as emergency medical technicians. Successful completion equips students with the knowledge, skills, and attitude necessary to be a member of the emergency medical services team. Students are qualified and prepared to pass the Florida EMT – Basic Certification and the National Registry Certification examinations.
Length of Program: 300 hours – approximately 4 months to complete the day program, 5+ months to complete the evening program
1. Apply to Manatee Technical College here: https://manateetech.edu/apply-now
2. Attend a program information session. Call 941.752.8100 to hear a list of dates and times for current program offerings.
Download State of Florida Frameworks Sheet: Emergency Medical Technician
Required Books and Materials: Emergency Medical Technician
Estimated Total: $2,000*
Location: MTC East Campus, 5520 Lakewood Ranch Blvd., Bradenton, FL 34211 | 941.752.8100
For More Information: Contact Mark Toler: 941.752.8100 x 2134, Email
*An additional fee for a uniform, books, supplies and various materials is required. Fees for certifications and/or licensure may or may not be required.