2020-2021 Catalog

EMT - EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY

EMT 1670 EMERGENCY MEDICAL RESPONDER

The Emergency Medical Responder course is designed to prepare students to identify hazardous conditions and safely provide medical intervention for medical and trauma emergencies.  Upon successful completion of the course students will receive a certificate of completion, be able to sit for the State of WY final exam, apply to the State of WY for EMR Certification, and be eligible to take the National Registry (NREMT) exam for the EMR level.  This entry level training enables students to seek employment in the field of pre-hospital emergency medicine as paid or volunteer providers and provides an important professional link into other allied health professions.

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Prerequisites

Enrollment by Instructor Permission only. See Instructor for additional prerequisites.

EMT 1690 EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN

The Emergency Medical Technician course is designed to prepare students to identify hazardous conditions and safely provide medical intervention for medical and trauma emergencies. Upon successful completion of the course students will receive a certificate of completion, be eligible to take the National Registry of EMTs exam, and apply to the State of Wyoming for EMT licensure. This entry level training enables students to seek employment in the field of pre-hospital emergency medicine as paid or volunteer providers and provides an important professional link into other allied health professions.

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Prerequisites

Students must submit a letter of interest in the course addressing the stated requirements to enroll. See instructor for additional prerequisites.

EMT 1695 EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES SPECIAL OPERATIONS

This course is a survey course of selected Emergency Medical Special Operations which are not fully addressed in other courses. Within this course, students will be exposed to learning opportunities including but not limited to, blood-borne pathogens, hazardous materials, working in and around crime scenes and with law enforcement special operations (SWAT), fire-ground operations, and others as determined by the course instructors.

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EMT 2470 EMS INTERNSHIP

This course is designed to give students a more in depth look at the EMS career field and keep them engaged in the EMS field during the summer break. This allows students the opportunity to gain valuable work experience, continue to use/practice skills obtained in the EMT and AEMT courses from their freshman year and demonstrate their mastery of subject matter to prospective employers. The student will have already been licensed by the State at the AEMT level and will be expected to perform to that level during their Internship. The student will be put in a grand total of 125 hours of time spread over 5 weeks and will receive 2 credit hours of Internship credit towards their degree.

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Prerequisites

Successful completion of EMT 2500 and Wyoming State Licensure at the Advanced EMT Level

EMT 2500 ADVANCED EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN

The Advanced Emergency Medical Technician course is designed to prepare students to build on the concepts learned in the Emergency Medical Technician course and safely provide advanced medical interventions for medical and trauma emergencies. Upon successful completion of the course students will receive a certificate of completion, be eligible to sit for the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technician final exam and apply to the State of Wyoming for AEMT licensure. This entry level training enables students to seek employment in the field of pre-hospital emergency medicine as paid or volunteer providers at the Advanced EMT level and provides an important professional link into other allied health professions.

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Prerequisites

Enrollment by instructor permission only. See instructor for additional prerequisites.

EMT 2515 ACCELERATED EMT/AEMT

The Accelerated EMT/AEMT course is designed for those students wishing to move quickly from initial training through the Advanced level. This course will meet National Education standards for both EMT and AEMT licensure. Students will learn advanced procedures along with the basic procedures simultaneously. Upon successful completion of this course, students will be eligible to complete the licensure process for the State of Wyoming at the Advanced Emergency Medical Technician level. This includes National Registry Certification at the Advanced EMT level. This entry level training enables students to seek employment in the field of prehospital emergency medicine as a paid or volunteer provider at the Advanced EMT level and provides an important professional link into other allied health professions.

 
 
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Prerequisites

•Math 920 or higher (C or better), or an ALEKS Placement Exam score of 14 or higher, or an ACT Math score of 21 or more •English 1010 or higher (C or better), or a McCann Writing Score of 51 or better and a McCann Reading score of 89 or better, or an ACT Writing score of 18 or better and an ACT Reading score of 20 or better

EMT 2530 INTERMEDIATE EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN

The Intermediate Emergency Medical Technician course is designed to prepare students to build on the concepts learned in the Advanced Emergency Medical Technician course and safely provide advanced medical interventions for medical and trauma emergencies.  Upon successful completion of the course students will receive a certificate of completion, be able to sit for the State of WY and/or the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technician final exam, apply to the State of WY for IEMT licensure. This advanced level training enables students to seek employment in the field of pre-hospital emergency medicine as paid or volunteer providers and provides an important professional link into other allied health professions.

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Prerequisites

Enrollment by instructor permission only. See instructor for additional prerequisites.