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LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE

 

CURRICULUM GUIDE

 

Basic Emergency Med Services

Certificate of Achievement

 

Curriculum Code: 0269  (Effective Fall 2004 - Summer 2009)

 

This certificate program prepares an individual as a Basic Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). Basic EMTs perform immediate basic emergency care in medical and traumatic emergencies. Basic EMTs staff ambulances and are employed in hospitals.  State licensing is required. Basic EMT courses are approved by the Michigan Department of Consumer and Industry Services. An EMT Academy option is available to students.

 

PREREQUISITES
Students should see Course Descriptions or Course Offerings for course prerequisite information.  See the Assessment and Placement Testing section for skills assessment and advising information.

 

INFORMATION
Contact the Health and Human Service Careers Department, Gannon Vocational-Technical Center, Room 1750, telephone number (517) 483-1410.

 

REQUIREMENTS

TOTAL:  31 CREDITS

CODE

TITLE

CREDIT HOURS

BIOL 201

Human Anatomy

4

BIOL 202

Human Physiology

4

CHSE 117

Health Law and Ethics

2

EMTA 101

Basic EMT I

4

EMTA 102

Basic EMT II

2

EMTA 103

Basic EMT III

4

EMTA 104

Basic EMT IV

2

EMTA 105

Ambulance Driving

1

EMTA 112

Basic EMT Clinical

2

EMTA 114

Rescue/Extrication/Danger Situ

3

WRIT 124

Technical Writing

3

 

 

MINIMUM TOTAL

31

 

NOTE:

 

1.

Students must complete each EMTA course with a minimum grade of 3.0; all other courses must be completed with a minimum grade of 2.0 to earn a Certificate of Achievement.

 

SUGGESTED COURSE SEQUENCE

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have transferred in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill) should contact an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.

 

Option 1 - EMT Academy

This option allows students to complete all Basic EMT courses in their first semester. Academy courses are offered in the morning during fall semester and again during spring semester. Students must complete EMTA 101 and EMTA 102 with a 3.0 minimum grade to continue in the sequence.

 

I

II

III

 

EMTA 101

BIOL 201

BIOL 202

 

EMTA 102

EMTA 105

CHSE 117

 

EMTA 103

EMTA 114

 

 

EMTA 104

WRIT 124

 

 

EMTA 112

 

 

 

 

Option 2

This option allows students to take all Basic EMT courses in the evening and takes two semesters to complete. The evening sequence begins only in the fall. Students must complete EMTA 101 and EMTA 102 with a 3.0 minimum grade to continue in the sequence.

 

I (Summer)

II (Fall)

III (Spring)

 

BIOL 201

EMTA 101

BIOL 202

 

CHSE 117

EMTA 102

EMTA 103

 

WRIT 124

EMTA 105

EMTA 104

 

 

EMTA 114

EMTA 112

 

                 

 

 



 
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