Emergency Medical Technician

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

Emergency Medical Technician Training in Essington, PA

Train to Become an EMT at All-State Career School

If you live in the metro Philadelphia, PA area and want a career in EMS (emergency medical services) then you should consider enrolling at All-State Career School in Essington, PA.  Working in emergency medicine is an extremely fulfilling career for those drawn to caring for others in their time of need. Emergency tech training is a great springboard to becoming a paramedic, a nurse, or any of a number of healthcare professions. In our EMT training program in Essington, PA, students will get an education that teaches the skills required for emergency medical positions.  EMTs do many important things such as transporting patients in ambulances or via air-evacuation, caring for children, the elderly, and others as they are rescued from traffic accidents, fires, floods, or other natural disasters.  People’s lives often depend on the quick reaction and compassionate care of those who serve their communities by becoming EMTs.

Committed Students Learn at All-State’s EMT Facility

If you are drawn to working in emergency medicine, it is probably because caring for people in their time of need or desperation is something that truly motivates you. Get your training at All-State, where you will learn on industry-standard technology – the same types of equipment you will operate in the field when administering care on-site or during transport. 

Knowing how to operate machines is critical, but knowing how to address hands-on situations coolly, coherently and articulately is imperative when providing quality care. CPR, dressing and bandaging wounds, and transporting patients are all things you will learn but, just as importantly, you will also be taught how to remain calm and interact with coworkers and patients clearly and accurately.

Learning Compassionate Communication

Calmly addressing anxiety, fears, and pain with “hurt but alert” patients, or reassuring loved ones of unconscious patients, are critical ways you can connect to those you serve with empathy. All-State instructors will help you understand how to effectively do this in a way that also reduces your stress when you have to remain cool and collected in serious situations of life and death.

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Frequently asked questions

Programs vary by state and campus. Not all programs are offered at all locations. Contact local campus for accreditation information.

  • Who is All State Career?

    All-State Career School provides postsecondary career education to both traditional and nontraditional students through a variety of diploma and degree programs that assist adult students in enhancing their career opportunities and improving problem-solving abilities.

    All-State Career School strives to develop within its students the desire for lifelong and continued education. 

  • What are the admission requirements?

    To qualify for admissions, in most cases you must be a high school graduate or its equivalent. All applicants are required to complete a personal information sheet. During a personal interview with our admissions staff, we will review your career goals to help you find the right program to fit your needs.

    Every individual will be given the opportunity to tour the facility, meet with Financial Aid, and enroll in the next available classes. Please contact your local campus Admission representative for more information on admission requirements.

  • How much does the program cost?

    Tuition varies from program and campus. Speak with an admissions representative for more details.

  • Is financial aid available?

    You've got obligations and responsibilities already, so financing your education is going to be a real concern. At All State Career, we understand that. That's why we help our students to learn about government and private loans and other financial aid options that are available to those who qualify to help finance the cost of building the foundation for your new career.

    • We work every day with working adults and career changers who have complex financial situations, and get them the information to help them to determine the financing for their education that will work the best for them.
    • We have financial aid offices on every campus so students can continue to find and act on important information they need to continue on their path to success
    • We are flexible and pragmatic in our approach. Our instructors, counselors, professors, and staff understand and will work with you if it becomes difficult to keep up your studies or if you need time off.
  • Does All State Career help me find a job after graduation?

    At All State Career, our Career Services professionals are committed to successfully supporting our graduates to secure employment in entry-level positions. Through career development, including professionalism, motivation, resume development, dress for success, interview coaching and the maintenance of ethical standards, we empower our graduates with the skills necessary to approach a job interview ready for success.

    All State operates a Career Services Center at each campus to assist graduates with career placement. All State Career provides career placement assistance to our graduates. As graduation approaches, students get the opportunity to meet with the Director of Career Services during their last semester to discuss career services available for their individual job search. As a graduate, you will want employment that reflects your skills, training, and allows for professional growth and development. Career Services is committed to helping you find the right fit for you.

  • Is All State Career accredited?

    If you’re looking for accredited colleges or vocational schools, you have come to the right place! While each campus varies in program offerings and specific programmatic accreditations, all are institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).

    See each school's campus page or click on the CONSUMER INFO button on the right to view individual campus or programmatic accreditations.

Find out more about the admissions process for this program.