EMT Courses

EMT Training Programs

Become An EMT!

Invested Instructors, Latest Equipment, Quality Education

Exceptional EMT Courses


Two options to help you succeed and prepare for an experience of a lifetime!

Campus & Online EMT courses in Massachusetts: The Emergency Medical Technician course is designed to prepare an individual to take the National Registry EMT written exam and state psychomotor exam that is offered at Cape Cod CPR.

Learn from the best instructors who genuinely care about the success of their students. Train with quality equipment and practice in Cape Cod CPR's real simulation ambulance! Cape Cod CPR believes in QUALITY EMS education. Our motto is: Newer, Cleaner, Better. 

No prerequisites are required for admission into the program.




EMT Training Options

Campus Courses


Course Length

Course Length: 2 - 3 Months (Depending on Start Date & Course)


Evening & Weekend Options

Flexible Course Hours For Those With Other Scheduling Commitments


100% Job Placement Assistance

For Qualified Students


Payment Plans

In-House Payment Plans Are Available!

Online Courses


Course Length

Course Length: 2 - 3 Months With One Week Of In-Person Labs At Our Cape Cod Campus!


100% Online Until The Last Week

No Need To Be In Front Of The Computer At Any Certain Times Either!


Zoom Meetings

Live, Instructor-Led Study Sessions & Reviews Via Zoom Meetings



Online, Interactive Course Work With Six In-Person Skill Days At Our Yarmouth, Cape Cod Campus Completed Together At The End Of The Program


100% Job Placement Assistance

For Qualified Students


Payment Plans

In-House Payment Plans Are Available!

Complete your entire program at our Yarmouth, MA campus or in a hybrid / online format with the final week of lab sessions built into the program!

Online and in the classroom, you will engage in your emergency medical technician didactic and hands on skills education. Course curriculum covers anatomy, physiology, patient assessment, survey, triage, bleeding control, treatment of shock, oxygen therapy, and more. 

Our online course management system allows students access to all handouts, lectures, videos, and podcasts of each lecture at any time during the program.

Throughout your program, you will be trained to handle a multitude of real-world situations through extensive hands-on training and instruction in our state-of-the-art simulation ambulance and simulation labs.

Our Hybrid courses allow for instructor-led optional study session participation while completing the majority of the coursework without the need to be in front of the computer at any specific time. Our talented instructors guide you through the program and do not let anyone fall behind! Interactive discussion boards, research and activities ensure our students get the same experience as being in the classroom for the entire program. 

Traveling to our Cape Cod campus for the skills week? Our exclusive partner hotel, The All Seasons Resort, welcomes you with convenient accommodations and breakfast daily. Please speak to your enrollment specialist for details. Most students elect to stay six or seven nights here on beautiful Cape Cod! 

Students who successfully complete the didactic and practical portions of the course will be eligible for the National Registry exam which leads to National EMS Certification! 

Upcoming Course Schedule


Campus Courses

  • Scheduled As Needed (Agency & School Requests For Programs Should Contact Us)


Online & Hybrid Courses

  • Fall I 2024 Hybrid: Sept 8  - Nov 16 (Every Other Saturday For Lab Skills)
  • Fall II 2024 Online: Nov 4  - Jan 9 2025 (Skills Week Bootcamp Jan 5-9, 2025)
Your Investment

Deposit: $250
-On-Campus Tuition: $1,750 (Includes BLS CPR Certification & Lab Shirt)

-Hybrid & Online/Distance Tuition: $1,950 (Includes BLS CPR Certification & Lab Shirt)


Hotel & Lodging Package (Online Only): Cape Cod CPR will book your stay with our hotel partner next door to our school. Hotel package includes breakfast each morning and rates do not change even during the beautiful summer season on Cape Cod! If you need accommodations, ask your enrollment specialist about the lodging package during your application period. 

At Time Of Class: Textbook Package (Avg. $164 On-Campus Courses & $389 Online Courses) *Subject to change, these prices are directly related to the cost of the book packages from the publisher. Cape Cod CPR does not have input on these prices.

After Course Completion: National Registry Examination fee, Psychomotor Exam fee

When you submit your application, a Zoom interview / informational session will be arranged via the scheduler. Your $250 deposit is required to secure your seat and schedule your interview / informational session. These sessions give you the opportunity to ask questions and gather information that may be useful to prepare you as a student.

Cape Cod CPR is pleased to offer in-house financing, just ask!

Topics Covered


Medical, Legal, And Ethical Issues In EMS


Anatomy And Physiology


Pharmacology For The EMT-Basic


Respiratory Emergencies


Cardiac Emergencies


Endocrine Emergencies


Environmental Emergencies

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Neurological Emergencies


OB/GYN Emergencies


Medical Emergencies


Traumatic Emergencies


Pediatric And Geriatric Emergencies

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Career Overview

In order to be eligible to take the State/National Registry Emergency Medical Technician (written & skills based), exam students must meet the following requirements set by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. No prior experience or training is required of the course applicant. The applicant, in order to be eligible for the state EMT certification examination must:

  • be able to read, understand and communicate in English

  • be 18 years of age (17 to take the course)

  • be free from addiction to alcohol or any drug

  • be able to lift and carry 150 pounds

  • be free from any physical or mental defect or disease which might impair his/ her ability to provide emergency care within the scope of the EMTs training and responsibilities, or which might jeopardize the health of another member of the class

  • The student must also successfully complete the EMT course including 100% attendance

  • Internet access is required in order to research and complete course assignments and participate in an EMT online testing component. (Computer labs with wifi access are available at the school)

Student Testimonials

"I am really glad I went here for EMT school. Loved it and everyone was so nice and professional. Your guys rock!!! And thank you so much!"

-Keegan B

"I found the course to be very rewarding. Your instructors were fantastic and it was so nice having a real ambulance to practice all the skills in. I have now been working as an EMT and it is always clear who went to school at Cape Cod CPR and those who didn't."

-Katie D.

"...amazing group of of instructors that really know how to teach and explain EMS and it’s a great opportunity whether your looking for first aid training or advanced life support skills they do it all! If your looking to obtain your EMT Basic This is for you! "

-Shane R.

"...I Have to say that your instructors here at Cape Cod CPR are the best I have seen. I took this class twice at different schools in the past and this program was hands-down the best!"

-Leathan D.

"Informative class! All the instructors are so helpful and knowledgeable. Would recommend their classes to everyone."

-Shannon K

"Thank you so much for everything! Also thank you for an awesome education, attentive instructors and your kindness!"

-Anna D

"Your Online EMT Course was super easy to manage! Registration was a breeze, the online format and content was excellent and I really enjoyed the skills week on Cape Cod!"

-Stephen M.