EMS 1145 - Emergency Medical Technician Lab

Description
Emergency Medical Technician lab will provide practical learn of skills and National Registry competencies. These competencies include patient assessment, patient history taking, basic airway adjuncts, airway management, insertion of Nasopharyngeal Airway/Orophyryngeal airway (NPA/OPA), basic vital signs, patient assisted medications, suctioning, bandaging, splinting, lifting and moving patients, extraction of patients from cars, home, office, and other various locations. Students are required to complete an 8 station practical exam. Upon successful completion, students may be recommended for testing and licensure at the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) level. All co-requisite courses must be completed in the same semester. **COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES (CLOs) At the successful conclusion of this course, students will be able to: 1. Show competency and skill mastery and be able to perform as an entry level Emergency Medical Technician(EMT). The student may be eligible for testing and certification at National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) EMT level with the recommendation of the course coordinator and medical director. The curriculum meets the requirements for the National Registry of EMTs and students are eligible to obtain a national certification and EMT license in the State of Utah. Course fee required. Corequisites: EMS 1110, EMS 1120, EMS 1140. FA, SP
Credits
2.5
Recent Professors
Open Seat Checker
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Recent Semesters
Fall 2019, Spring 2019, Fall 2018
Offered
MW, M
Avg. Class Size
24
Avg. Sections
1