EMS 4300 AEMT Course - Initial

Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT) Initial Course

Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, Building 600, Room 126, 1333 Jake Alexander Blvd,Salisbury, NC 

28 January 2019 - 8 July 2019

Course will meet on Mondays 0800-1700

Instructors: Eric Schenk and Kelly Potts

The curriculum for the Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT) educational program is the most current release of the United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) National Education Standards. The course prepares students to provide prehospital assessment and care to patients of all ages with a variety of medical conditions and traumatic injuries. Areas of study include introduction to emergency medical service systems, roles and responsibilities of the AEMT, anatomy and physiology, medical emergencies, trauma, special considerations, and transportation. The course also prepares students who may enter the healthcare system to work in a variety of clinical settings as well as those who wish to continue their training in the paramedic program. In additional to the National Standard Curriculum requirements, this course includes the NC Office of EMS transition material and the North Carolina specific required modules expanding content and skills in airway/breathing, assessment, cardiovascular, and EKG.

Contact Alan Thompson for information at alan.thompson@rccc.edu

Contact Tanya Rogers at tanya.rogers@rccc.edu or 704/216-3531 for registration. Course ID/datatel number for registration is 92606.

Opportunity Date: 
Monday, January 28, 2019 - 08:00 to Monday, July 8, 2019 - 17:00
County: 
Statewide (No County)
Education Category: 
ALS