2018-2019 Catalog

Emergency Medical Services Certificate

Western Wyoming Community College offers a program leading to a Certificate in Emergency Medical Services. Successful completion of the program allows the graduate to take the Wyoming State Intermediate Emergency Medical Technician licensure examination and the student is also eligible to take the National Registry of EMT’s (NREMT) National Certification Examination. Upon licensure, the IEMT practices in settings where policies and procedures are specified and guidance is available. The goal of Western Wyoming Community College is to educate competent beginning EMT’s.

The faculty has developed a learning environment that fosters interaction between the students and faculty. Because EMS practice is ever changing, the faculty utilizes active student learning to promote competence. Students are given opportunities to learn and to practice their skills in a variety of settings where people need care.

Degree Requirements

Required Course

EMT 1690EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN

7

EMT 2500ADVANCED EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN

8

EMT 1695EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES SPECIAL OPERATIONS

3

EMT 2530INTERMEDIATE EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN

8

HLTK 1200MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY

2

COMM 1030INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION

3

Total Credit Hours:31

Total Credit Hours: 31

Program is not eligible for Federal Student Aid.