Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

EMS-233 Emergency Medical Technician Basic Theory (6).5

Develops knowledge and skills in providing basic life support management of medical and traumatic emergencies. Focuses on patient assessment and history taking and management of cardiopulmonary, medical, behavioral and environmental emergencies, and childbirth and pediatrics. Credits: 6.5, Hours: (6/1/0/0), Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B; Comments: Current certification in CPR for health care providers is required