Emergency Medical Technician, TCC
Technical Certificate of Credit
Program Description: The Emergency Medical Technician certificate program prepares students to provide basic emergency medical care and transportation for critical and emergent patients who access the emergency medical system. This individual possesses the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide patient care and transportation. Emergency Medical Technicians function as part of a comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight. Emergency Medical Technicians perform interventions with the basic equipment typically found on an ambulance. The Emergency Medical Technician is a link from the scene to the emergency health care system. Successful completion of the program allows the graduate to take the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians EMT certification examination and apply for Georgia licensure as an EMT. This technical certificate of credit replaces the previous EMB1 Emergency Medical Technician (Basic)" technical certificate of credit.
Length of Program: Two (2) Semesters
Student Learning Outcomes:
• Students will perform a patient assessment on a simulated trauma patient with no critical errors.
Cost of Program: Click Here.
Gainful Employment: Datasheet
Entrance Date: Evening Admit - Fall Semester; Day Admit - Spring Semester.
Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admissions criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.
Age: Applicant must be 17 years of age or older. Must be 18 at time of graduation and to sit for National Registry Exam.
Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.
Advisor: A Program Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.
Additional Requirements: Physical Exam, Criminal Background Check, and Drug Toxicology.
Note: Those who have been arrested/convicted of a moral and/or legal violation of the law may not be granted permission to take the licensing examination.
Program Final Exit Point: Emergency Medical Technician, TCC. Eligible to apply for the National Registry EMT State Boards.
Credits Required for Graduation: 16 Minimum semester hour credits required.
For more information regarding this program including job placement rate, on-time graduation rate, costs, occupational information, etc., Please Click Here.
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) and Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT):
Georgia Department of Public Health Office of Emergency Medical Services and Trauma 2600 Skyland Drive - Lower Level Atlanta, Georgia 30319 Phone: 404-679-0547 http://ems.ga.gov
1: Occupational Courses (16 Hours)
|EMSP 1110 Introduction to EMT Profession||3|
|EMSP 1120 EMT Assess/AirwayMgmtPharm||3|
|EMSP 1130 MedicalEmergencies for EMT||3|
|EMSP 1140 Special Patient Populations||3|
|EMSP 1150 Shock and Trauma for the EMT||3|
|EMSP 1160 Clinical/PracticalApps for EMT||1|
|Entry Level Occupational Work Ethics Course is required while enrolled in (EMSP 1110)|
|Capstone Occupational Work Ethics Course is required while enrolled in (EMSP 1160)|
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The information in this College Catalog and Student Handbook accurately reflects current policies and procedures at the time of publication. Students are admitted to the College under and are subject to the provisions of the SRTC Catalog and Student Handbooks for the term they initially enroll. Students in all programs are admitted under and are subject to the provisions of the College Catalog and Student Handbook and applicable addendums for the term they are admitted to the program at Southern Regional Technical College. If for any reason, a break in enrollment occurs, students must reapply and satisfy the College Catalog and Student Handbook requirements for the term of their re-entry to any program. The provisions of this catalog are not to be regarded as an irrevocable contract between Southern Regional Technical College and the student. The College reserves the right to change any provision or requirement at any time.
Southern Regional Technical College. (2017). 2017-2018 College Catalog and Student Handbook
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