Train to Become an EMT

What are you doing in 2019? What about training to become an EMT? Emergency medical technicians (EMTs) respond to emergency calls, perform medical services, and transport patients to medical facilities, caring for sick and injured people in emergency settings. People’s lives depend on their quick reactions and competent, sometimes life-saving care.  

No previous healthcare experience is necessary to enter our training courses. Check out our video below to view course prerequisites. If you have questions about how to get started, call us at American Health Education!


Earn college credit!

AHE has an articulation agreement for the EMT-Basic program with South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium (The Academy). The Academy operates under a Joint Powers Agreement with nine community colleges and certifies training in law enforcement, fire services, emergency medical training, dispatch and more. AHE students are provided the option during the application process to register with The Academy to obtain three (3) college credits for successful completion of the EMT-Basic Program.

2019 Programs

Train to become an EMT in as little as one month with American Health Education (AHE), located off Highway 580 in Dublin, California. We offer weekday and weekend programs to work with your schedule. Imagine, starting an exciting new career in just a few months!  

A payment plan is available. Questions? Call 800-483-3615, or visit us online at American Health Education. 

Accelerated weekday: $2,950

  •  January 7-February 7, 2019
  •  March 4-April 4, 2019

Weekend: $2,070

  •  January 12-March 24, 2019
  •  April 6-June 16, 2019

Why take Basic Initial EMT training? The certification prepares students to work as: 

  • EMTs
  • Firefighters
  • Paramedics
  • Law enforcement 
  • Security
  • Emergency room technicians
  • Physician assistants

And is preparation for: 

  • Pre-med students 
  • Military service

Put your passion for helping others to work. Train to save lives with American Health Education.

EMT pre-requisite video

A growing field According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, jobs for EMTs are expected to grow by 23% through 2022, a rate significantly faster than most occupations in the U.S.  


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Valid ID card
  • Proof of immunizations
  • Background check/drug test
  • AHA BLS certification


AHE provides the highest level of quality education, preparing students with the knowledge, skills, and competencies necessary to excel as an EMT. The program includes National Registry skills testing, basic life support, and externship placement to one of our contracted providers, including NORCAL Ambulance

*Additional fees apply and will be described prior to registration. © 2018 American Health Education, Inc. All Rights Reserved.