Emergency Medical Technician Paramedic

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EMTP 115 PARAMEDIC PREPARATION 1.5 Units Pass/No Pass Only. [Recommended Preparation: EMT 113 and EMT 113L or equivalent; RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Prepares the basic emergency medical technician (EMT) to begin paramedic training. Emphasizes review of EMT knowledge, human anatomy and physiology, math calculation, and electrocardiograph (ECG) interpretation. Provides the basic EMT with intensive scenario-based training. Designed to improve student success in paramedic school. [D; CSU]
EMTP 115 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
88100 EMTP 115 301 09:30AM-11:20AM T 4409 Egleston,Clinton 8 4*
    11:30AM-03:45PM T 4409 Hums,Jason    
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
EMTP 200L ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT PARAMEDIC LABORAT ORY I 3 Units Fee: $40. Pass/No Pass only. [Corequisite: EMTP 200 and EMTP 202. Limitation on Enrollment: Acceptance into the paramedic program.] Provides skills portion of the National Emergency Services Education Standards (NEMSES) published in 2009. Includes psychomotor skills for medication administration, intravenous access, advanced airway management, patient assessment, history taking, and physical examination. [D]
EMTP 200L Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
88102 EMTP 200L 301 03:30PM-04:20PM MW 4409 Hums,Jason 18 0*
    09:00AM-04:50PM F 4409      
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
88103 EMTP 200L 302 03:30PM-04:20PM MW 4409 Hums,Jason 18 0*
    09:00AM-04:50PM F 4409 Egleston,Clinton    
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
EMTP 200 ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT PARAMEDIC THEORY I 12 Units Fee: $20. Grade Only. [Corequisite: EMTP 200L. Limitation on Enrollment: Acceptance into the paramedic program.] Offers first half of paramedic didactic training. Follows National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards (NEMSES) published by U.S. Department of Transportation. Includes preparatory, airway, assessment, pharmacology, and trauma modules. [D; CSU]
EMTP 200 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
90855 EMTP 200 631 09:30AM-03:20PM MW 4409 Hums,Jason 18 0*
HYBRID/OTAY MESA CENTER - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
EMTP 202 EMS COMMUNITY EXPERIENCE I 1.5 Units Fee $40. Pass/No Pass only. [Corequisite: EMTP 200L. Limitation on Enrollment: Acceptance into the paramedic program.] Provides emergency medical services (EMS) observational experience in the hospital, clinic, and ambulance. Includes ambulance ride-alongs at area ambulance agencies and fire departments. Clinical sites expose students to the EMS patient in a secure, controlled environment. [D]
EMTP 202 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
90782 EMTP 202 E1 TBA-TBA TBA TBA Hums,Jason 18 0*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
88-99 total hours to be scheduled
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
90783 EMTP 202 E2 TBA-TBA TBA TBA Hums,Jason 18 0*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
88-99 total hours to be scheduled
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
EMTP 230 FIELD TRAINING FOR PARAMEDICS I 8 Units Pass/No Pass only. [Prerequisite: EMTP 225 or equivalent.] Provides practicum experience for paramedic students to observe and participate in emergency medical care supervised by a preceptor in an ambulance. Requires 20 twenty-four hour shifts, and students must document at least 40 advanced life support (ALS) patient contacts and serve as a team leader. [D; CSU]
EMTP 230 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
90280 EMTP 230 E1 TBA-TBA TBA TBA Hums,Jason 25 0*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 7/1/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
432 total hours to be scheduled.
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
EMTP 231 FIELD TRAINING FOR PARAMEDICS II 1 Unit Pass/No Pass only. [Prerequisite: EMTP 225 or equivalent.] Receives assignment to a preceptor in an ambulance. Assists with prehospital care in emergencies of all types which includes completion of 480 clock hours to satisfy field internship requirements (California) for paramedics and registered nurses seeking paramedic licensure. [D; CSU]
EMTP 231 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
90281 EMTP 231 E1 TBA-TBA TBA TBA Hums,Jason 25 0*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 7/1/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
Two hours 15 minutes to be scheduled each week OR 56-63 total hours to be scheduled.
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM
90282 EMTP 231 E2 TBA-TBA TBA TBA Hums,Jason 25 1*
EXTENSION SITE - DAY
Begins: 7/1/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
Two hours 15 minutes to be scheduled each week OR 56-63 total hours to be scheduled.
*Open seats as of Monday, October 13, 2014 8:01 AM

Total Courses: 6 Total Sections: 9
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