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    • EMTP - Emergency Medical Tech Para
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      • EMTP 200 - EMT - Paramedic Didactic 1
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        Recommended Preparation: AHP 100
        Prerequisites: BIOL 090 with a grade of "C" or better. High school graduate or successful completion of GED. Possess a current American Heart Association basic cardiac life support card at the healthcare provider level. Current certification as an EMT I or NREMT-Basic registration or be currently registered as an EMT Advanced with the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians. One year of field or hospital experience as an EMT I. Successful completion of the paramedic program application process. Acceptance into program by the Paramedic Program Director and Paramedic Program Medical Director.
        This course is the first phase of training to prepare individuals to render prehospital advanced life support within an organized EMS system based on course content that is equivalent to the U.S. Department of Transportation's National Education Standards for Paramedics 2009. This course will cover: EMS Preparatory, including EMS systems, roles and responsibilities of the paramedic, the well-being of the paramedic, illness and injury prevention, medical/legal issues, ethics, general principles of pathophysiology, pharmacology, venous access and medication administration, therapeutic communications and life span development Airway Management and Ventilation. Patient Assessment, including history taking, techniques of physical examination, clinical decision making, communications and documentation. Trauma, including trauma systems, mechanism of injury, hemorrhage and shock, soft tissue trauma, burns, head/facial trauma, spinal trauma, thoracic trauma, abdominal trauma, and musculoskeletal trauma. This course teaches paramedic treatments and skills associated with the above core content. This course is an intense one, requiring the student’s total dedication for successful completion. The student must realize that more than usual study and TBA requirements must be met throughout the program. This program is accredited by the CAAHEP. (CSU)

        Status CRN Units Instructor Cap Act Rem Syllabi Textbooks
        OPEN 20663 9.00 Goldsberry, Rick 20 12 8 View Syllabus / Download Textbooks
        Additional Information for Course 20663
        Meeting Type Meeting Dates Meeting Times Building Room Start Date End Date
        Lecture/Discussion M T - R F - 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM 3400 3400 Jan 14, 2013 Mar 08, 2013
        Lecture/Discussion M T - R F - 01:15 PM - 02:20 PM 3400 3400 Jan 14, 2013 Mar 08, 2013
        Laboratory M T - R F - 02:30 PM - 04:00 PM 3400 3400 Jan 14, 2013 Mar 08, 2013