Emergency Medical Services, 1 year certificate
This course is designed to instruct you at the level of Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). The EMT serves as a vital member of the healthcare team. EMTs learn skills that can save lives and limit debilitating injuries in emergencies. On successful completion of the course, you are eligible to apply to sit for the NREMT certification exams. After passing those, you can apply for your Oregon EMT license.
You are not certified until you complete all requirements of the Oregon Health Authority and National Registry of EMTs.
|Award||Length||Financial aid eligible||Currently accepting students?|
|Certificate: Emergency Medical Services||1 year||Limited entry, see how|
to get into this program
Learn more about Emergency Medical Services and all 5 awards available »
Course listing for the 2020-2021 catalog year.
|EMS 100||Introduction to Emergency Medical Services||2|
|EMS 105||EMT Part I §||6|
|MP 111||Medical Terminology||4|
|MTH 65||Introductory Algebra - Second Term||4|
|WR 121||College Composition (or higher)||4|
|BI 231||Human Anatomy & Physiology I||4|
|EMS 106||EMT Part II §||6|
|EMS 116||Emergency Medical Services Rescue||3|
|BI 232||Human Anatomy & Physiology II||4|
|COMM 111||Public Speaking §||3|
|EMS 115||Crisis Intervention||3|
|PSY 101||Psychology and Human Relations §||3|
|BI 233||Human Anatomy & Physiology III||4|
|EMS 114||Emergency Response Patient Transportation §||1|
& PE 295
|Health and Fitness for Life
and Health and Fitness for Life Lab
Course contains Related Instruction and cannot be substituted with another course; Related Instruction details can be viewed here.
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Limited entry awards have an additional application process. Learn about the prerequisite requirements for the Emergency Medical Services program.