Feb 29, 2020  
2018-2019 Catalog and Student Handbook 
2018-2019 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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EMSB 1403 - Fundamentals of Emergency Medical Technician II

4 credit(s)

EMT Trauma and Medical Emergencies is the one of two lecture courses designed to provide the student with the knowledge of an entry-level Emergency Medical Technician (EMT).  This course includes the following topics: obstetrics and gynecology, neonatal care, pediatric emergencies, geriatric emergencies, environmental emergencies, patients with special challenges, trauma and shock.  Trauma and shock will include the following topics: bleeding, soft tissue injuries, head & spine injuries, face & neck injuries, chest injuries, abdominal & genitourinary injuries, and orthopedic injuries. The outcomes presented in EMSB 1401, EMSB 1402 and EMSB 1403 may be taught in a coterminous format or in a two-semester format. 

Prerequisite(s): Completion of all Learning Support competencies in Reading, Writing, and Math or permission of instructor. Corequisite(s): EMSB 1401, EMSB 1402, EMSB 1101, EMSB 1111, EMSB 1102, EMSB 1112. F, S. (NIT)

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