Emergency Medical Technician Certificate

FALL

Course Description

This course provides a study of the principles of cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

Classroom Hours: 1


AHS 104
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course introduces the fundamental principles of medical terminology and includes a survey of human anatomy and physiology.

Classroom Hours: 2.5

Lab Hours: 1.5

Course Prerequisites

RDG 032 or RWR 032 with a grade of ā€œCā€ or better


EMS 105
Credits: 4

Course Description

This course is a study of preparatory and pharmacology, airway management, patient assessment, and trauma and shock as it relates to the provision of pre-hospital emergency medical care to critically ill and injured patients.

Classroom Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 6


SPRING

ENG 160
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course is a study of various technical communications such as definitions, processes, instructions, descriptions, and technical reports, including oral presentations.

Classroom Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

ENG 032 , ENG 101, ENG 155 or RWR 032 with a grade of ā€œCā€ or better


EMS 106
Credits: 4

Course Description

This course is a study of medical emergencies, operations, pediatrics and other special populations as it relates to the provision of pre-hospital emergency medical care to critically ill and injured patients.

Classroom Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 6

Course Prerequisites

EMS 105


EMS 208
Credits: 1

Course Description

This course provides field experience and hands-on training in applying theory to practice in the pre-hospital environment. Students will be given the opportunity to apply knowledge gained in the classroom during emergency medical care situations.

Classroom Hours: 0

Lab Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

EMS 105