Emergency Medical Technician

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EMT 10 EMT REFRESHER 1 Unit Pass/No Pass only. [Limitation on Enrollment: Holds a current EMT certificate or has held certificate within last 48 months.] Meets or exceeds county and state requirements for biennial EMT-I refresher training. [ND]
EMT 10 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
90302 EMT 10 351 05:30PM-09:20PM MT 4500   2 27*
    08:00AM-04:50PM S 4418 Cawthon,Dane    
    08:00AM-04:50PM SU CCAC      
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - EVENING, SATURDAY
Begins: 12/6/2014 Ends: 12/9/2014
Skills testing available on 12/13/14 at Crown Cove Aquatic Center.
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
EMT 109 EMERGENCY MEDICAL RESPONDER 2 Units Grade Only. [Corequisite: EMT 101. Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Provides the first in the track for students interested in a career in emergency medical services. Covers national curriculum for Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) training. Includes basic and advanced first aid, care of patients with medical and traumatic emergencies, and emergency childbirth. [D; CSU]
EMT 109 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
88088 EMT 109 360 08:20PM-09:05PM M 4409   15 22*
    06:00PM-08:20PM M 4409 Staff    
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - EVENING
Begins: 9/2/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
90305 EMT 109 361 06:00PM-08:10PM TTH 4409 Feliciano,Jonathan 8 24*
    08:10PM-08:50PM TTH 4409      
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - EVENING
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
EMT 113 EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN--BASIC 5 Units Grade Only. [Prerequisite: EMT 101 and EMT 109 or equivalent; or EMT 125 or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Introduces techniques of emergency care, as outlined by the Emergency Medical Services Education Standards (NAEMSES). Provides theory portion of program designed to prepare graduates to work in prehospital care (ambulance, firefighter) and emergency departments at EMT basic level. (Formerly EMT112.) [D; CSU]
EMT 113 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
88089 EMT 113 301 01:00PM-04:20PM MW 4408 Garcia,James 9 2*
    04:30PM-05:20PM MW 4408      
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY, EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/18/2014
Additional 18-30 hours to be scheduled.
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
88090 EMT 113 302 01:00PM-04:20PM TTH 4408 Hamma,Thomas 9 14*
    04:30PM-05:20PM TTH 4408      
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY, EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/18/2014
Additional 13-25 hours to be scheduled.
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
88091 EMT 113 360 05:30PM-08:50PM MW 4408 Roof,Kevin 9 7*
    09:00PM-09:50PM MW 4408      
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/18/2014
Additional 18-30 hours to be scheduled.
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
88092 EMT 113 361 05:30PM-08:50PM TTH 4408 Manroe,Christopher 9 14*
    09:00PM-09:50PM TTH 4408      
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 10/18/2014
Additional 13-25 hours to be scheduled.
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
EMT 113L EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN LABORATORY -BASIC 3 Units Fee: $40. Grade only. [Prerequisite: EMT 113 or equivalent. Limitation on Enrollment: Student must possess a valid "Healthcare Provider" level CPR card.] Provides lecture and laboratory activities to attain competency at the EMT-Basic level. Includes competency-based skills training, community experience to observe and assess patients in a hospital emergency department (ED) and a ride-along with a Basic Life Support (BLS) ambulance crew. (Formerly EMT 112L.) [D; CSU]
EMT 113L Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
88096 EMT 113L 360 05:30PM-07:35PM MW 4408 Roof,Kevin 8 0*
    07:45PM-09:50PM MW 4408      
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - EVENING
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
Additional 40 hours to be scheduled for hospital emergency department observation, ambulance ride-along and skills testing.
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
88097 EMT 113L 361 05:30PM-07:35PM MW 4408 Roof,Kevin 8 2*
    07:45PM-09:50PM MW 4408 Garcia,James    
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - EVENING
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
Additional 40 hours to be scheduled for hospital emergency department observation, ambulance ride-along and skills testing.
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
88098 EMT 113L 362 05:30PM-07:35PM TTH 4408 Manroe,Christopher 8 3*
    07:45PM-09:50PM TTH 4408      
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - EVENING
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
Additional 40 hours to be scheduled for hospital emergency department observation, ambulance ride-along and skills testing.
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
90300 EMT 113L 363 05:30PM-07:35PM TTH 4408 Manroe,Christopher 8 9*
    07:45PM-09:50PM TTH 4408 Hamma,Thomas    
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - EVENING
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
Additional 40 hours to be scheduled for hospital emergency department observation, ambulance ride-along and skills testing.
*Open seats as of Friday, August 22, 2014 1:48 PM
EMT 125 WILDERNESS FIRST RESPONDER 4 Units Grade only. Provides curriculum consistent with U.S. Department of Transportation first responder guidelines. Emphasizes medical care of the sick and injured while operating in extreme environments, using improvised equipment and managing delayed or prolonged evacuations. Optional certification is available through Wilderness Medical Associates (WMA). [D; CSU]

Total Courses: 5 Total Sections: 11
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