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Sep 15 2020
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EMT – Basic

EMT 

Prepare to be an EMT! The Emergency Medical Technician course will develop competencies in the following skills:

  • Bag-valve-mask ventilation of an apneic patient
  • Bleeding control/shock management
  • Cardiac arrest management/AED
  • Joint dislocation immobilization
  • Long bone fracture immobilization
  • Mouth-to-mouth ventilation with supplemental oxygen
  • Patient assessment/management of a trauma patient and a medical patient
  • Spinal immobilization (both seated and supine patient)
  • Supplemental oxygen administration to a breathing patient
  • Traction splinting
  • Upper airway adjuncts and suction

The curriculum follows the new National EMS Education Standards. Upon successful completion of the course, you may be eligible to take the  state certification exam and the National Registry Exam (Registry exam fees not included).

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