Coastal Pines Technical College

Coastal Pines Technical College 2016-2017 Catalog and Student Handbook

EMSP 1510 Advanced Concepts for the AEMT (3)

This course serves as the introductory course to the advanced level practice of the Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT). It expands on the information attained at the EMT level. Topics include: EMS Systems; Documentation; EMS System Communication; Therapeutic Communication; Principles of Pharmacology; Medication Administration; Emergency Medications; Airway Management; Respiration; Artificial Ventilation; Primary Assessment; and Secondary Assessment.

Prerequisite: Program Admission

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