Strong Math and Science
Must be a senior
Completion of CNA course recommended
Full year (2 semesters)
4 per year
This course provides an introduction to emergency medical care. Modules of training include: medical-legal, roles and responsibilities of the EMT, documentation and communication, human body, medical terminology, lifting and moving, basic and advanced airway management, patient medical and trauma assessment. Students learn to respond to medical emergencies, the use of immobilization devices, obstetrical emergencies, childbirth, pediatrics and children emergencies, ambulance operations, hazardous materials, mass casualty and triage. Ask the teacher about how to test for the National Registry EMT exam!