Course -
Certificate course on Emergency Medical Technician-Basic (EMT-B)

Duration: 5 months+1 month internship
Eligibility: Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology/Diploma in Imaging Laboratory Technology/+ 2 with science

This programme is an entry-level emergency medical technician who is trained in basic emergency care skills, such as venous cannulation, oxygen therapy, physical examination, assisting emergency childbirth and essential newborn care, automated external defibrillation, airway maintenance, CPR, spinal immobilization, bleeding control, and fracture management. An EMT-B is trained for administration of medications under medical direction over radio or phone.  The EMT-B’s scope of practice is to render basic life support (BLS) to the ailing and transport them to a medical facility within stipulated time limits. It also includes working in a health team with the medical officer, nurses ,  and other members of the health team.

Career prospects

  • Emergency medical technician in hospitals and emergency departments
  • Instructors in the emergency sector
  • Dispatch officers in emergency services
  • Teaching faculty


Mission Statement

To contribute to the sustainable development of Meghalaya and Northeast India, by providing knowledge, skills and values that will enable our students to become global citizens while upholding gender, ethnic and religious equity for all, conserving its bio-cultural heritage, and  by recognizing its Christian legacy and commitment .

Student's Pledge

We the incoming/outgoing students of the Martin Luther Christian University vow to always uphold the principles of Honesty, Sustainability, Tolerance and Respect, Quality, Perseverance, Humility, Teamwork, Leadership, Accountability and Recognition as upheld to us in the University. This pledge we make freely, fully understanding that these values will make us good humans and role models.

Contact Details

Martin Luther Christian University
Dongktieh, Block -1,
Nongrah, Shillong 793006
Ph: 0364-2535467/6009602012

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Registrar: 9862035368
Deputy Registrar: 9862853164
Dean, Academics: 9615137874
Dean, Research: 8974599017