Emergency Medical Responder


Emergency Medical Responder

COURSE TOPICS

  • Orientation and evaluation
  • Legal and ethical issues
  • The human body
  • Lifting and moving patients
  • Establishing an airway
  • Patient assessment
  • Circulation
  • Illness and injury
  • Childbirth and children
  • EMS operations
  • Employment literacy
  • Personal skills related to employment
  • Interpersonal skills and group dynamics
  • Thinking and problem solving skills
  • Communication skills
  • Internship (optional)

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES (SLO)

Upon successful completion, students will:

  • Integrate Academic and Technical Skills
  • Practice Problem Solving and Critical Thinking Skills
  • Communicate and Collaborate with Diverse Audiences
  • Demonstrate Creativity and Innovation
  • Act as Responsible, Ethical Citizens
  • Develop Personal, Educational and Career Goals