The Paramedic Certificate program prepares a currently certified Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) and/or Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT) to take the National Registry Paramedic (NRP) certification exams.
Candidates must have a current National Registry or South Carolina EMT or AEMT certification.
Per the SC DHEC Bureau of EMS & Trauma, candidates must have successfully completed an Anatomy & Physiology course within the last five years prior to the start date of the program.
Upon completion, students will be able to:
Perform patient assessments
Formulate a treatment plan
Implement treatment plan
Reassess treatment plan based on evolving information
Transfer patients to definitive care
Complete technical reports
Demonstrate the behaviors of a healthcare professional