HS S119 Emergency Medical Technician I
6 credits (6+2)
Training to provide assessment of and basic care for persons with medical emergency in pre-hospital settings. Conditions include acute trauma, pulmonary arrest, wounds, cardiac arrest, shock, fractures, and childbirth. Techniques are presented for lifting and moving the sick and injured. Course provides for State of Alaska EMS requirement of 120 contact hours (min.) Proof of current CPR certification (instructor approved), or concurrent enrollment in HS S102.