2021-2022 Course Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Jun 19, 2024  
2021-2022 Course Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EMSP 1510 - Advanced Concepts for the AEMT

Prerequisite: Program Admission; Program Director Approval; EMSP 1110 , EMSP 1120 , EMSP 1130 , EMSP 1140 , EMSP 1150 , and EMSP 1160  
Applicants for this program must submit documentation of current Georgia EMT License, OR National Registry of EMT’s certification as an EMT or EMT-Basic before open registration begins.)This course serves as the introductory course to the advanced level practice of the Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT). It expands on the information attained at the EMT level. Topics include: EMS Systems; Documentation; EMS System Communication; Therapeutic Communication; Principles of Pharmacology; Medication Administration; Emergency Medications; Airway Management; Respiration; Artificial Ventilation; Primary Assessment; and Secondary Assessment. Contact hours: Class - 2, Lab -2. Credit hours: 3 (F, Sp)