Emergency Medical Services

Emergency Medical Services

Note: Students must be 18 years of age prior to completion of clinical experiences required for certification as an EMT.

Course Title: EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES
Course Instructor: Ms. Lane
Number of Credits: 3 each Semester
Semesters Offered: 2-Semester Program
Prerequisite: None
Eligible Grade Levels: 12th
Dual Credit: Ivy Tech Community College – 7.5 credits
  • Life and death situations, spontaneous decision making, stepping stone to advanced medical positions
  • Prepare for further study for an associate degree in Emergency Medical Services
  • Learn to recognize a patient’s condition: the seriousness, use appropriate emergency care techniques, equipment to stabilize the patient
  • Certifications include American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider CPR card or American Red Cross (ARC) Professional Rescuer CPR card
  • Variety of documented clinical experiences, some to be completed on student’s own time (evenings and weekends)
  • Limited criminal history check and immunization records required
  • State of Indiana Emergency Medical Technicians Certification available upon completion of standards and test
  • Required uniform will cost approximately $60
Dual Credit Information

Course Number Course Name Credit Amount College
PARM 102 Emergency Medical Technician (Basic) 7.5 Credits Ivy Tech Community College (with certification)