Self-Directed Accelerated EMT

This program requires you to take our online Self-Directed didactic and an in-person bootcamp with us. The online component is free to sign up for the in-person bootcamp is $2,000

What is your Self-Directed Accelerated EMT program?

Our Self-Directed Accelerated EMT program is an innovative and intensive educational offering that empowers aspiring emergency medical technicians (EMTs) to take control of their learning journey. In this program, students have the flexibility to set their own pace and learning schedule while completing the rigorous EMT curriculum in a shorter timeframe compared to traditional programs. It combines the principles of self-directed learning with a focused, efficient structure, enabling motivated individuals to rapidly acquire the essential knowledge and skills required for an EMT certification. This approach allows learners to quickly enter the field of emergency medical services, making it an ideal choice for those looking to fast-track their EMT career aspirations.

Benefits of our Accelerated EMT program

The Self-Directed Accelerated EMT program offered by Life Safety Institute in New Hampshire offers several key benefits:

  • Flexibility: Our program allows students to set their own pace, accommodating individuals with varying schedules and commitments. This flexibility is particularly valuable for those who may be working or have other responsibilities while pursuing their EMT certification.

  • Efficient Learning: By condensing the EMT curriculum into a self-directed accelerated format, students can complete their training in a shorter timeframe, expediting their entry into the field of emergency medical services.

  • Self-Directed Approach: This program fosters independence and self-motivation, empowering students to take control of their learning experience. It encourages proactive engagement with the material and the ability to adapt the pace to individual learning styles.

  • Career Advancement: Graduates of the program can enter the workforce as certified EMTs more quickly, enhancing their career prospects and opportunities for employment in emergency medical services, hospitals, or other healthcare settings.

  • Quality Education: Life Safety Institute's commitment to high standards ensures that students receive a comprehensive and up-to-date education, equipping them with the knowledge and skills needed to excel in the field of emergency medical services.

  • Convenience: Our campus is conveniently located in Manchester, NH with easy access to airports and hotels. You only need to attend our one-week skill bootcamp to be ready for certification.

Who is this program for?

Life Safety Institute's Self-Directed Accelerated EMT program is designed to cater to a diverse range of individuals, making it an ideal choice for:

  • Independent Learners: This program is well-suited for those who thrive in self-directed learning environments. If you are motivated, self-disciplined, and prefer setting your own pace while taking charge of your educational journey, our program empowers you to excel.

  • Pre-Med Students Seeking Clinical Hours: Aspiring medical professionals, including pre-med students, can benefit significantly from this program. It not only provides essential EMT certification but also offers valuable clinical hours, enhancing your medical school application and providing hands-on experience in the healthcare field.

  • Professionals Seeking Career Advancement: If you are a working professional looking to transition into a rewarding career in emergency medical services, our accelerated program allows you to efficiently acquire the necessary qualifications while accommodating your existing commitments.

Whether you're an independent learner, a pre-med student seeking clinical exposure, or a professional aiming for career advancement, our program is tailored to meet your specific needs and aspirations, providing a flexible and efficient path to becoming a certified EMT.

Who Is Not a Good Fit for This Program

While Life Safety Institute's Self-Directed Accelerated EMT program is well-suited for many, it may not be the best fit for everyone. Individuals who fall into the following categories might want to consider alternative educational paths:

  • Individuals Requiring Extensive Supervision: If you thrive in structured, closely supervised learning environments and prefer constant guidance from instructors, this program's self-directed nature might not align with your preferred learning style.

  • Those with Limited Availability: If you have an extremely busy schedule with minimal time to dedicate to your studies or are unable to commit to the intensive nature of the program, you may find it challenging to keep up with the accelerated pace.

  • Learners Who Struggle with Self-Motivation: If you have difficulty staying motivated, setting and adhering to your own study schedule, or lack the self-discipline required for independent learning, this program's self-directed approach may pose challenges.

  • Individuals with Limited Access to Manchester, NH: For those who are not geographically close to Manchester, NH, and cannot easily access the program's location, the logistical challenges of attending in-person sessions may be a significant hurdle.

  • Students Seeking a Traditional Classroom Experience: If you prefer traditional classroom settings with regular in-person instruction and a more extended timeframe for EMT certification, this program's accelerated and self-directed format may not align with your preferences.

It's essential to assess your learning style, availability, and personal goals when considering whether this program is the right fit for you. While it offers many advantages, it may not suit individuals who require a different educational approach or have specific constraints.

EMT Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of our EMT program you will be eligible to test for the National Registry of EMTs - Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) Exam. Please make sure your State EMS office accepts NREMT certification for State licensure. Life Safety Institute is approved by the New Hampshire Bureau of EMS to deliver EMS education and licensed by the New Hampshire Department of Education.

Don't forget to take a look at our pass rates.

Program Structure and Enrollment

The enrollment process for our Accelerated EMT Program is streamlined and user-friendly, allowing prospective learners to sign up online with ease. Just click Here to Start Today! The initial didactic portion is free. Once you progress through the didactic portion you are able to register for a bootcamp. The bootcamp is $2,000, fifty hours in five days. Bootcamp registration may be refunded less 10% or rescheduled up to one week prior to the first day.

Online Self-Led Lectures and Lessons

Once enrolled, learners gain access to a series of self-directed lectures and lessons. These are carefully structured to provide a solid foundation in emergency medical care. The content is delivered in an interactive format, supported by quizzes, case studies, and virtual simulations, ensuring a comprehensive understanding of each topic.

Five Life Saving Modules

Each module of the program addresses a critical area of emergency medical care:

EMT Module 1: Foundations: This module covers the fundamentals of EMS and healthcare.

EMT Module 2: EMS Operations: This module covers EMS operations and how we do our job.

EMT Module 3: Patient Assessment & Airway Management: In this module you will learn how to quickly and accurately assess a patient.

EMT Module 4: Medical Emergencies: Teaches you the foundations of various medical emergencies and how to treat ill patients.

EMT Module 5: Traumatic Emergencies: Teaches you the foundations of various medical emergencies and how to treat injured patients.

In-Person Bootcamp at Manchester, NH

The culmination of the self-directed coursework is an immersive, hands-on experience at our state-of-the-art campus in Manchester, New Hampshire. This critical component of the program, spanning five days and totaling fifty hours, is meticulously designed to bridge the gap between theoretical knowledge and practical skills essential for a successful career in emergency medical services.

The bootcamp is an intensive, skill and simulation lab where students apply what they have learned in a controlled, yet dynamic environment. Each day is structured to maximize learning and skill acquisition. Mornings typically begin with a brief recap of online modules, ensuring that all students are on the same page. This is followed by interactive sessions where students engage in various emergency scenarios, ranging from basic life support to complex trauma cases.

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Preparation for National Registration

The Life Safety Institute's Accelerated EMT Program meticulously prepares students for national registration, a crucial step towards becoming certified Emergency Medical Technicians. This preparation is not only about passing an exam but also about equipping students with the confidence and competence required in the field.