EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN
The Emergency Medical Technician - Advanced course prepares the student to provide more in-depth assessment and care for patients of all ages with a variety of medical conditions and traumatic injuries. Areas of study include a fundamental concept, advanced airway management, advanced pharmacology with medication administration including initiation of intravenous and intraosseous access. The student will attend 214 hours of clinical experience in a hospital setting and in a field setting.
THE STUDENT MUST COMPLETE:
All courses are taught in sequence and each student must successfully complete each course with a minimum of 70% to complete the program
Achieve 70% lab participation
214 hours of clinical experience
MINIMUM PROGRAM EXPECTATIONS FOR CONCENTRATION COURSE OBJECTIVES:
To prepare competent advanced emergency medical technicians in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains.
Fundamental Concepts for the Advanced EMT
Medication Administration & Pharmacology for the AEMT
Shock and Trauma for the AEMT
Medical Emergencies for the AEMT
Special Complex and Pediatric Patient Considerations for the AEMT
COST OF THE PROGRAM: $2,400.00
Books & Supplies: $400.00
Application Fee: $100.00
Cost of Books & Supplies as well as the Application Fee are due upon enrollment.
Payment plans are available for the full tuition amount.
Day Class Schedule: Mondays & Tuesdays
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Length of the Program: 15 weeks
REQUIREMENTS TO ENROLL:
Provide copy of their current government issued picture ID
Provide copy of their valid social security card
Provide high school diploma or transcripts
To be eligible for the Advanced EMT course, the applicant must have successfully completed a Basic EMT course and hold EMT National Registry or be a Licensed EMT