Rockford, Illinois – SwedishAmerican EMS System will offer a daytime class to prepare people to become Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT). The class will run April 8 – May 20, Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. at SwedishAmerican’s EMS office, 4120 Charles Street.

To take the EMT class, you must be at least 17-years-old.  To take the EMT licensing exam, you must be 18-years-old and have a high school diploma or GED.

SwedishAmerican EMS Coordinator Richard Robinson said, “We offer a very high-quality, results-driven training program that shows 92 percent of our students find employment following graduation.”

The class costs $750.00 and includes coursework, textbooks, a background check and t-shirt. People interested in taking SwedishAmerican’s EMT class must fill out an online application by April 1. Applications can be downloaded here:  http://www.swedesems.com/swedishamerican-emt-classes---spring-2020.html

For more information about the SwedishAmerican EMT training, call 779-696-6082.