May 23, 2022  
2021-2022 General Catalog 
    
2021-2022 General Catalog
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EMS 203 - Emergency Medical Technician


8 credits
This course is a combined lecture/lab course which has been developed by the United States National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The course follows the January 2009 National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards for the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). This course provides the student an opportunity to supply cognitive knowledge and psychomotor skills in the classroom setting. Students receive a letter grade for the classroom and lab portions of the course. Instruction is related to patient assessment in areas of basic life support, cardiac arrest, trauma, and medical emergencies. Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to take National Registry of EMTs certification testing at the Emergency Medical Technician level. Students must be 17 years of age at time of enrollment, be able to speak, write, and read English and possess a valid driver's license. Current BCLS recognition at the Healthcare Provider (American Heart Association) or Professional Rescuer (American Red Cross) level is required prior to starting class.

Fees
Course Materials: $180.00







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