EMS 124 EMT Special Considerations

2 Credit Hours • 33.75 Contact Hours (22.5 Lecture, 11.25 Lecture/Lab Combination)

Prerequisite: CCR 092, MAT 050

Note: EMS 121, EMS 122, EMS 123, EMS 124 and EMS 170 must be taken concurrently

Provides the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) student with the knowledge and skills required to modify the assessment, treatment, and transportation of special patient populations and patients in special circumstances. This course also provides an overview of incident command, mass casualty incidents, vehicle extrication, air medical support, hazardous materials, and terrorism.