Gogebic Community College

Emergency Medical Services

EMT & Advanced EMT

Stretcher used by emergency medical professionals

Emergency Medical Services Program Overview

  • Continuing Education
  • Varies
  • Main Campus - Ironwood

Would you enjoy a fast pace career?  One that provides you with the opportunity to make quick decisions that help people in need.  Consider a career in Emergency Medical Services. This course provides theory, laboratory, and clinical training and prepares students to stabilize and safely transport patients needing emergency services. Students will learn how to use a wide variety of skills and equipment and also learn how to provide safe, quality care in the current healthcare environment. 

The Gogebic Community College Emergency Medical System Program offers:

  • Medical First Responder (MFR)
  • EMT Basic
  • Advanced EMT
  • Paramedics
  • CEU Opportunities

All sessions are offered in Ironwood at the Gogebic Community College Campus in room A326.

Students must be up to date on immunizations and pass a criminal background check prior to entering clinical areas. Completion of a course does not guarantee eligibility for state examination. Past criminal conviction may interfere with eligibility. The student is responsible for assuring eligibility for testing, and should contact the Michigan Department of Consumer and Industry Services at (517) 241-3018 with questions.

INSTRUCTORS:  Robert Kirkley and Cory Roell 

CED 471 EMT Basic (Next cohort starts May 2024)

Emergency Medical Technician Basic Course  

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CED 463 Advanced EMT (Next Cohort starts feb 7, 2024)

Advanced Emergency Medical Technician Course

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GCC is developing a Paramedic Program. Please provide your contact information if you would like more information.

Request Paramedic Program Information Click Here to Sign Up

Courses at Gogebic

Prefix Title Credits
CED 463 Advanced EMT 0
CED 471 EMT Basic 0
Total Credits: 0
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