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Hybrid EMT - Accelerated

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This EMT course will use the National EMS Standard Curriculum and be delivered both online and with required lab / skills sessions.  This accelerated course will complete in 8 weeks, including all clinical and field time.

The Emergency Medical Technician Course is an accelerated hybrid eight (8) week program that includes theory, practical lab, clinical practice and field internship.  It consists of 8 modules of instruction, airway management, patient assessment, medical emergencies, trauma, infants and children and ambulance operations. The course is based on the National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards & Instruction Guidelines which is the National Standard Curriculum for EMS Education which is the foundation of knowledge and skills of the Emergency Medical Technician.

This course includes recognition and stabilization of pediatric & adult medical and traumatic diseases and injuries, agitated delirium, sickle cell crisis, age-related assessment & treatment modification for the geriatric patient, special
needs, terminally ill, developmental disabilities, etc.  Also included in this program is the AHA Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition & Stabilization certification course.

Other skills taught in the EMT Program include using the Automated External Defibrillator, hand held nebulizer, as well as some medications. Upon successful completion of the program, the student may sit for the National Registry EMT Examination to obtain a National EMT certification, and a State of Iowa EMT certification.

Prerequisites: 17 years of age at the time of enrollment, register & attend AHA Healthcare Provider CPR certification 1 week prior to the start of the course;  Must be able to read, write, and speak English.  Must be able to physically perform the required skills.

Please call the Continuing Education Department if interested at 563-336-3444.

*Tuition is subject to change by vote of the EICCD Board of Trustees.
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Class Details

60 Session(s)
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun, Mon.  
  Weekly - Tue.  

Location : SCC Urban Campus Location : 
  SCC Urban Campus.

Instructor : Jamie Temple 



Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 07/04/2024)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
5/28/2024 - 7/19/2024 Weekly - Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM N/A - Online Jamie Temple 
5/28/2024 - 7/16/2024 Weekly - Tue 05:30 PM - 10:00 PM Davenport, SCC Urban Campus  Map, Room: Classroom W318, EMT Lab Jamie Temple