EMT

Emergency Medical Technician   Jan 26-April 19, 2015.  Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 5:30 – 9:30 p.m., held at the LVC Extension in Harrison Square.  Covers all knowledge aspects of trauma care as outlined by national standards, created by federal guidelines, considered to be the responsibilities of ambulance operations.  Involves typical anatomy and physiology, patient assessment, care for respiratory and cardiac emergencies, control of bleeding, application of dressing and bandages; treatment for traumatic shock; care of fractures, dislocation, sprains and strains; medical emergencies; emergency childbirth; burns and heat emergencies; environmental emergencies; principles of vehicle rescue; transportation of patients and general operations of ambulance systems.  6 credit hours. For more information please email or call 859-234-6689 extension 105.