2021-2022 Catalog 
    
    Sep 23, 2021  
2021-2022 Catalog

EMS 101 - Emergency Medical Technician I (4 Credits)


This course covers the theory and techniques of basic emergency care in the prehospital setting and follows the EMT curriculum guidelines of the U.S. Department of Transportation. Topics include EMS systems, the National Incident Management System (NIMS), roles and responsibilities, medical, legal concepts, patient assessment, airway management, CPR, automated external defibrillation, communication and proper documentation. Lecture Hours: 43. Laboratory Hours: 36. Course Fee: $80. Laboratory Fee: $55. Usually offered in the fall and spring.