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EMT Academy

Classes Every Quarter!!

Earn a paycheck while you train to become a certified Washington State EMT, then transition into a full time career at Northwest Ambulance!

About the Academy

The Northwest Ambulance EMT Academy is an accelerated pathway to starting your career at Northwest Ambulance as a certified Washington State Emergency Medical Technician.

 Training lasts 7 weeks and takes place at our Training Center in Marysville, WA. Lectures will be supplemented by classwork, presentations, written and practical exams. Field observations will have you spending time riding along on one of our units located in either Pierce, King, Snohomish, or Skagit Counties.

​​No prior experience is needed. We’ll teach you everything you need to know and pay you full-time wages to become an EMT!

​Your only required out of pocket expense is a stethoscope; this can be purchased through Northwest Ambulance at our cost.

All remaining testing, or academy fees are covered by Northwest Ambulance.

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What do EMT's Do?

EMT's provide care to patients utilizing Basic Life Support skills. They have the skills to assess, communicate, and document a patient's condition and to manage respiratory, cardiac, and trauma emergencies. EMT's at Northwest Ambulance respond to a wide variety of transportation requests from non-emergency interfacility requests to the most critical of patients needing life-saving care. Northwest Ambulance EMT's uphold the core values of the company by providing compassionate customer service to all we encounter.

Who are we looking for?

Northwest Ambulance is seeking hardworking, compassionate, team players to start a rewarding career at the Pacific Northwest's premier private ambulance service.

Applicants must be 18 years old, possess a high school diploma, and must pass a drug screening and background check.

Why Northwest Ambulance?

Northwest Ambulance was founded in 2007 by a Snohomish County Fire Fighter/Paramedic who saw a need for an enhanced level of private ambulance service. At NWA we provide the best response times and customer service to patients and facilities, but also balance that with respect and pride for our employees.

Our local ownership with high service standards allows us to provide the newest, best in class equipment for our providers. Constant market evaluation allows us to provide the areas best wages and benefits.

Why stop at EMT? NWA has many career opportunities.  We reward hard work and dedication!

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