2023-2024 Catalog Vol. 84 
    Apr 23, 2024  
2023-2024 Catalog Vol. 84 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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EMSP 1501 Emergency Medical Technician

CIP Code: 510904

Credit Hours: 5
Lecture Hours: 4
Lab Hours: 4
External Hours: 0

Contact Hour Total: 128

Preparation for certification as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). Includes all the skills necessary to provide emergency medical care at a basic life support level with an ambulance service or other specialized services. The student will display a working knowledge of clinical information and related topics relevant to the practice of pre-hospital emergency medical care of the EMT level; demonstrate the ability to competently perform all applicable skills; and exhibit attitudes and behavior consistent with the ethics and professionalism expected of the EMT. Student must earn a B or better in both co-enrolled courses to successfully complete EMT training.

Prerequisite(s): No prerequisites required.  Must meet eligibility requirements to attend the clinical course.

Corequisite(s): None

Co-enrolled: EMSP 1160

Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Workforce Education Course Manual (WECM) course

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