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
88074 EMT 10 350 02:00PM-04:50PM SU CCAC   2 19*
    08:00AM-01:50PM SU CCAC      
    08:00AM-01:50PM S 4418 Cawthon,Dane    
    02:00PM-04:50PM S 4418      
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY, SATURDAY
Begins: 10/18/2014 Ends: 10/25/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 22, 2014 8:13 AM
90302 EMT 10 351 08:00AM-04:50PM S 4418 Cawthon,Dane 2 27*
    05:30PM-09:20PM MT 4500    
    08:00AM-04:50PM SU CCAC Cawthon,Dane    
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - SATURDAY, EVENING
Begins: 12/6/2014 Ends: 12/9/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 22, 2014 8:13 AM
EMT 101 HEALTHCARE PROVIDER CPR 1 Unit Fee: $14. Pass/No Pass only. [Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] American Heart Association course designed to train and certify emergency medical personnel and healthcare providers in basic life support cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). Provides certification and eight hours of continuing education for EMT, paramedic, and nursing personnel. [D; CSU] [EFFECTIVE FALL 2014: MAT FEE - $30.]
EMT 101 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
88075 EMT 101 301 12:00PM-05:50PM T 4414 Laster,Glen 3 0*
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
Begins: 9/30/2014 Ends: 10/14/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 22, 2014 8:13 AM
88076 EMT 101 302 12:00PM-05:50PM T 4414 Feliciano,Jonathan 3 0*
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
Begins: 11/4/2014 Ends: 11/18/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 22, 2014 8:13 AM
88077 EMT 101 303 12:00PM-05:50PM W 4414 Laster,Glen 3 0*
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
Begins: 10/1/2014 Ends: 10/15/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 22, 2014 8:13 AM
88078 EMT 101 304 12:00PM-05:50PM W 4414 Laster,Glen 3 4*
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
Begins: 10/22/2014 Ends: 11/5/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 22, 2014 8:13 AM
88079 EMT 101 305 12:00PM-05:50PM TH 4409 Rhodes,Brian 3 6*
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
Begins: 11/6/2014 Ends: 11/20/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 22, 2014 8:13 AM
88080 EMT 101 306 09:00AM-05:35PM F 4422 Rhodes,Brian 2 7*
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
Begins: 10/24/2014 Ends: 10/31/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 22, 2014 8:13 AM
90303 EMT 101 307 09:00AM-05:35PM F 4422 Rhodes,Brian 2 10*
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
Begins: 11/14/2014 Ends: 11/21/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 22, 2014 8:13 AM
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
88085 EMT 109 301 01:00PM-03:20PM M 4414 Armas,William 15 3*
    03:20PM-04:05PM M 4414      
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
Begins: 9/2/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 22, 2014 8:13 AM
88086 EMT 109 302 09:00AM-11:20AM M 4408 Armas,William 15 1*
    11:20AM-12:05PM M 4408      
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
Begins: 9/2/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 22, 2014 8:13 AM
88087 EMT 109 303 09:00AM-11:10AM TTH 4408 Feliciano,Jonathan 8 0*
    11:10AM-11:50AM TTH 4408      
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Monday, September 22, 2014 8:13 AM
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 4*
    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 Monday, September 22, 2014 8:13 AM
88090 EMT 113 302 01:00PM-04:20PM TTH 4408 Hamma,Thomas 9 15*
    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 Monday, September 22, 2014 8:13 AM
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
88093 EMT 113L 301 01:00PM-03:05PM MW 4408 Garcia,James 8 1*
    03:15PM-05:20PM MW 4408      
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
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 Monday, September 22, 2014 8:13 AM
90299 EMT 113L 302 01:00PM-03:05PM MW 4408 Garcia,James 8 1*
    03:15PM-05:20PM MW 4408 Roof,Kevin    
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
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 Monday, September 22, 2014 8:13 AM
88094 EMT 113L 303 01:00PM-03:05PM TTH 4408 Hamma,Thomas 8 0*
    03:15PM-05:20PM TTH 4408      
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
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 Monday, September 22, 2014 8:13 AM
88095 EMT 113L 304 01:00PM-03:05PM TTH 4408 Hamma,Thomas 8 7*
    03:15PM-05:20PM TTH 4408 Manroe,Christopher    
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
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 Monday, September 22, 2014 8:13 AM

Total Courses: 5 Total Sections: 18
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