The Critical Care Emergency Medical Transport Program is an intensive 100-hour course held in Augusta, Georgia at the Augusta University Center of Operational Medicine. The course is designed to prepare paramedics and nurses to function as members of a critical care transport team that manages critical patients during high risk transfers. Upon successful completion of the course, students are considered specialized care providers that have an understanding of all aspects of patient care and can utilize this understanding to provide the highest level of care to critical patients during transport.
The Critical Care Emergency Medical Transport Program (CCEMTP) is owned by the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC). Augusta University Center of Operational Medicine is the regional Education Site License (ESL) coordinator for the UMBC CCEMTP program.