Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2017-2018

EMS-300 Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (8.00)

Prepares students for the National Registry practical and written examinations for State of Iowa certification. Focuses on prehospital emergency care fundamentals, and advanced airway and cardiac management skills. Requires 72 hours of clinical internship at hospitals, ambulance services or fire departments. Credits: 8, Hours: (6/1/4.5/0), Prereq: EMS-260, EMS-350, EMS-365; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B; Comments: Current certification in CPR for health care providers and active EMT certification are required