EMS is a field that is exciting, satisfying, and allows you to make a difference first hand in your communities. Working in this field requires rapid and critical thinking, problem solving skills, and compassion.
As an EMT/paramedic you have the opportunity to care for the sick and injured and have a key role in their treatment and care before they arrive at a hospital.
In this role you are a first responder to medical and traumatic emergencies and work closely with other public safety personnel and health care professionals to provide immediate emergency care.
There are many reasons to study at Heartland Community College.
You can find our graduates working in many different areas of public safety such as U.S. Border Patrol, U.S. Secret Service, wildland firefighting, flight paramedics, firefighting, and law enforcement. They have also gone on to careers such as nursing, nurse anesthetists, and more.
Applying early is encouraged, so you can get the classes you need at the times you want. Visit heartland.edu/application to apply today!