Prerequisite: Students must present to the instructor either a "BLS for
the Healthcare Provider" from the American Heart Association or "CPR for the
Professional Rescuer" card from the American Red Cross prior to the beginning
of the class or no later than the first examination.
Lecture, 6 hours; laboratory, 1 hour.
Theory and techniques of emergency medical services to be performed by an Emergency Medical Technician. Includes field experience. Prepares students for the National Registry Examination.