EMT Course Descriptions

Scheduling requirements and limited resources prevent all courses from being offered every term or every year.  Some courses may be offered exclusively via distance delivery. Course numbers, titles, course and program applicability, prerequisites, instructional format, delivery methods, and content may change without notice.  Students are advised to consult with an advising specialist each term to select courses, create and maintain personal educational plans, and obtain the most current information.

EMT 151
EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN BASIC, PART 1

(44 Lecture, 30 Lecture/Lab Hrs.; 74 Hrs. Total) 5 Credits

Students will be prepared to take the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians certification examination for EMT-Basic. This two-part course meets Oregon State Health Division and Fed. Dept. of Transportation requirements for EMT- Basic and prepares the student to provide basic pre-hospital emergency medical care and transportation of the sick and injured. Prerequisite: Health Care Provider CPR Certification, Current immunizations, negative TB test; valid driver's license.

 

EMT 152
EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN BASIC, PART 2

(44 Lecture, 22 Lecture/Lab Hrs.; 66 Hrs. Total) 5 Credits

Continuation of EMT 151. Students demonstrate the knowledge and skills required to provide basic pre-hospital emergency medical care and transportation of the sick and injured. On successful completion of this course, the student will be prepared to pass the Oregon State Health Division certification examination for EMT-Basic. Prerequisite: EMT 151 with a “C” grade or better.