Academics

Course Descriptions

EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES (EMS)

EMS101 - Emergency Medical Technician Credits: 6
This class is designed to serve as the initial basic emergency care training program which directly follows the National Standard Curriculum and concludes with Pennsylvania State Certification as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). Emphasis is on accurate observations, evaluation of emergency situations, effective communications with the medical network, and high skill proficiency. This class also serves as a required building block to the Paramedic Class.