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Emergency Medical Technology Basic Skill Set

Emergency Medical Technology - Basic – Skill Set (EMMT.SSET)

The Basic Emergency Medical Technician course is a Michigan Department of Community Health approved course. This program provides the information and experience necessary to prepare the student to sit for the National Registry Basic EMT Certification exam. Topics include: legal responsibilities, anatomy, physiology, patient assessment, management of various emergency situations, extrication, and current standards for EMTs in the field. Students will also participate in scenario-based education and computer-based testing and scenarios to reinforce skills learned within these areas. Students must complete a minimum of four 12-hour experiences in the hospital emergency room setting and with a pre-hospital life support agency. Laboratory and clinical experiences are included.

Minimum credits12
Minimum cumulative GPA2.0
Minimum grade in all courses2.0
Minimum grade in EMS 1222.5
Minimum JC credits15
MACRAO AgreementNo

Required Courses – (12 credits)

Take the following:

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* You may meet this prerequisite based on your course placement, ACT score or successful college coursework. Visit our web site for current assessment options and requirements.

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