Helping Your Community
As an EMT you are providing primary emergency care services to those in your community. The instant reward felt when you help someone is a feeling that can't be beat. You are given the privilege to help your friends, neighbors, and community members.
Exposure To The Real Medical Field
The course you take to become a certified EMT allows for you to learn several skills and acquire a lot of knowledge that you will use in the medical field. Once you are a certified EMT and begin to ride you are exposed to a lot of interesting calls that prepare you for what you will face in the future. For someone hoping to go into medicine beginning as an EMT is a great starting point as you can decide for yourself if this is what you want to do!