2016-2017 Catalog

EMSP 1124 Paramedic Part 3 of 4

10.0 - 6.0 - 12.0


(1) EMSP 1125 - must be completed prior to taking this course.

Course Description

This course provides an introduction to hematological, environmental, toxicological, behavioral, trauma, obstetrical, pediatrics, geriatric emergencies, hazardous materials, and weapons of mass destruction. Modules provide the understanding of anatomy and physiology, signs and symptoms, and medical care of the above-mentioned emergencies. NOTE: All paramedic courses must be taken consecutively, completed with a C or above, and taken concurrently with their respective co-requisite clinical/field component in order to sit for the Paramedic certification exam.