Emergency Medical Technician


Course Overview

Course Code: PARM-110

Department: Paramedicine

Credit Hours: 8.00

Textbook Information: Bookstore website

The study of how to respond to emergency calls to provide efficient, immediate care to the critically ill or injured and how to handle, extricate and transport them to a medical facility. Includes determining the nature and extent of illness or injuring, establishing priorities for required emergency care, opening and maintaining an airway, performing CPR, control of breathing, treatment of sick, bandaging wounds, care of fractures, childbirth, medical, environmental and psychological emergencies, patient packaging, triage and disaster management, vehicle extrication, ambulance operations and radio communication and records. Prerequisite: Concurrent enrollment in PARM 109 and student must be at least 17 years of age. Reading placement at READ 111 or higher or complete READ 088 with a C or better. Refer to placement chart in college catalog for detailed information.

Course Schedule

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Term: Fall 2021

Section Name: PARM-110-BL01D

Location: Main Campus

Available Seats: 15

Faculty Name: C. Adams, T. Field, S. Durbin

Min Credits: 8.00

Comments: Classes will meet partially on KC's main campus and partially online. Class presence is required 1 day per week with online attendace as communicated with your instructor.

Term: Spring 2022

Section Name: PARM-110-BL01D

Location: Main Campus

Available Seats: 9

Faculty Name: C. Adams

Min Credits: 8.00

Comments: Classes will meet partially on KC's main campus and partially online. Class presence is required 1 day per week with online attendence as communicated with your instructor.

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