EMS 131◊ Emergency Medical Technician

Emergency Medical Technicians "EMT" are trained in basic emergency skills and rescue techniques based on the guidelines and recommendations of the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) National Standard Curriculum & the Illinois Department of Public Health Division of Emergency Medical Services. Upon completion, students become eligible to take the state licensure exam. A minimum grade of a B is required for licensure.

Credit Hours: 6.5
Lecture Hours: 5.0
Lab Hours: 0.5 (Clinical Lab)
Course Fee Required
Prerequisites
High school graduate or GED, placement or concurrent enrollment to achieve college-level reading and writing; must be 18 years of age'; course description change