Emergency Medical Services

Instructor: Ryan Cogdill

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This program is designed for students desiring to perform emergency medical care. During the course students will learn to recognize the seriousness of a patient's condition, use appropriate emergency care techniques and equipment to stabilize the patient, and transport to the hospital.Students practice real-world situations utilizing the classroom ambulance as well as participate in ride-alongs with local ambulance organizations. 

At the end of the year, students test for their National EMT Certification. Students must be 18 years old at the time of testing therefore the program is only open to seniors.

Length/Credits: 1 year program, 6 high school credits per year
Open to: Grade 12
Eligible Certifications: National Registry of Emergency Medical Technican, CPR
Dual Credit Provider: Ivy Tech

Dual Credit Course

Credits

PARM102 - Emergency Medical Technician 7.5