EMT 101A EMT Theory and Skills I (4)
Lec-70, field trips
Credit, Degree Applicable
Explores the knowledge and skills of basic Emergency Medical Services workers. Content introduces skills of the basic Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) including history of EMS and foundations of prehospital care. The first of two classes that prepares students to enter an EMT program.
Offered Fall semesters
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Apply the fundamental knowledge of the emergency medical services system, safety/well being of the emergency medical technician, and medical/legal and ethical issues to the provision of emergency care.
- Outcome 2: Integrate basic knowledge of anatomy and physiology to assess and manage emergencies involving the respiratory and cardiovascular systems.
- Outcome 3: Demonstrate personal behaviors consistent with expectations of the EMS profession.