EMS 1 Paramedic Preparatory Course
3 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 36 Lab: 54
Prerequisite: Completed Paramedic Program application AND current California EMT certificate and 1000 hours employment as an EMT and Eligibility for ENGL 68 and Eligibility for READ 90 and Eligibility for MATH 51
Assessment and review of required Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) competencies as part of the preparation for the Paramedic Academy. Includes current practices, medical terminology, mathematical skills for drug calculations, and applied physiology and anatomy of human body systems.