Begin Your Career as an EMT

Professional first responders attend to the needs of individuals and communities during times of crises, disasters, and emergencies. Career opportunities for first responders trained as emergency medical technicians (EMTs) and paramedics are pro-jected to grow by 24 percent before 2024, at a rate greater than other occupations, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. EMT and Paramedic training can help advance careers in many pre-hospital care categories, such as emergency rooms, security-related fields, ski patrols, harbor supervision and life guarding. The firefighting training can help advance careers in the cruise line industry, in volunteer fire organizations or as a 911 operator- a first responder is more than a job—it’s a call to serve the community.

Barry University is proud to offer a comprehensive suite of EMS training programs, including EMT, Paramedic, and Fire-fighting programs these programs are designed to create pathways for first responders towards becoming successful leaders in the field of emergency management and medical response.

Start Dates

For a schedule overview, location of courses and contact information, visit the Schedule link in the left-hand menu.

*Class times and dates subject to change based upon enrollment.