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2018-2019

EMT 207 - Emergency Medical Technician

( 5 :6 :0 ) 8 credits

This course is designed to prepare the Emergency Medical Technician in accordance with the National Emergency Medical Services Education Standard and the New Jersey Department of Health regulations. This course covers an introductory survey of emergency medical services including medical, legal/ethical aspects, role of the Emergency Medical Technician, patient assessment, care of wounds and fractures, airway maintenance, medical and environmental emergencies, patient transportation, emergency childbirth, and basic extrication are practiced and mastered in the College laboratory. After completion of this course, the student will be eligible to take the National Registry Examination for certification as an Emergency Medical Technician.