Programs of Study
Emergency Medical Services - Emergency Medical Technician
Career Studies Certificate
PURPOSE: This program prepares students to become Emergency Medical Technicians at the entry level.
OCCUPATIONAL OBJECTIVES: Certified Emergency Medical Technician
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: General college curricular admission
PROGRAM NOTES: Students desiring to further their emergency medical training and capabilities should consider the Emergency Medical Services Intermediate Career Studies Certificate or Emergency Medical Services Paramedic Associate of Applied Science degree after completing this certificate.
FUNCTIONAL SKILLS REQUIREMENTS: The functional skills listed below apply to students entering the Pre-EMS Paramedic CSC, EMS – Emergency Medical Technician CSC, EMS –Intermediate CSC, EMS – Paramedic CSC, and EMS – Paramedic AAS degree. Students entering these programs must have the ability to:
GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT DISCLOSURE INFORMATION: Please see http://www.reynolds.edu/curriculum/Gainful%20Employment/ge_info_221-146-01.aspx to access gainful employment disclosure information for this program.
1 Required CPR Certification is included as part of the course.
2 EMS 111 is a one semester certification course. EMS 112 and 113 are taken over two semesters. EMS 111 is equivalent to taking both EMS 112 and EMS 113.
3 EMS 112 is a prerequisite for EMS 113.
4 EMS 120 must be taken concurrently with EMS 111 and EMS 113.
5 BIO 141 is a prerequisite for BIO 142.