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2021-2022 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Emergency Medical Technology Advanced Certificate


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Description

The EMT Advanced certificate will prepare students for the Advanced EMT (AEMT) national certification.

Entry Requirements

To be accepted into this program, candidates must have a current National Registry or South Carolina EMT certification.

Program Outcomes

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Present themselves in a professional manner with regards to the ethical and moral standards of health care
  • Function in a manner that shows effective time management skills in the healthcare setting
  • Display the ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in written form with patients, family members, and fellow health care professionals in the process of providing patient care
  • Display the ability to perform detailed patient assessments and comprise accurate patient care plans in the emergency setting
  • Demonstrate the ability to establish differential diagnosis based upon a detailed knowledge of pathophysiology, patient assessments and patient’s presentations within the framework of emergency medical care

Graduation Credits Required: 19

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