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Delaware County Community College, Serving Delaware and Chester Counties

EMS 100 - Emergency Medical Technician

This intensive program is designed to instruct the pre-hospital care provider in the skills necessary to reduce mortality and morbidity from accident and illness. Topics covered include patient assessment, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, mechanical aids to ventilation, trauma management, head, neck and spinal injuries, fractures, medical and environmental emergencies, crisis intervention and vehicle rescue. NOTE Co-requisites: FEMA Incident Command System Levels IS100 and IS700. Ten patient assessment contacts
Credit Hours: 9
Lecture Hours: 7
Lab Hours: 4

Course Prerequisites: MAT 050, REA 050 or REA 075 or pass test