Academic Programs

Advanced Emergency Medical Technician

Certificate
Program Description
Sioux City, Cherokee, Denison

This course will provide the student with roles and responsibilities of the EMS provider; well-being including injury prevention and infections disease; an overview of human systems; pharmacology; venous access; airway management; training for management of medical and trauma emergencies; special considerations of the obstetric, neonatal, pediatric, and geriatric patients; and a focus on assessment-based management.

This course will also provide the student the opportunity to apply past and current cognitive knowledge and psychomotor skills in a supervised clinical or field setting.

Student must have current Iowa EMT certification, AGA HCP card, and state approved Mandatory Adult and Adult Reporter. Instructor consent required.

Required Classes

SDV 108 The College Experience.............................................. 1
EMS 217 Emergency Medical Technician.................................. 7
EMS 312 Advanced Emergency Medical Technician................. 7

Program Total............................................................ 15

Contacts

LaDonna Crilly, AAS Ext. 1286 Room L434 ladonna.crilly@witcc.edu
Dar Raye Hunwardsen, Ext. 1475 Room B114 darraye.hunwardsen@witcc.edu
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Visit at 4647 Stone Avenue, Sioux City, Iowa 51106
4647 Stone Avenue
Sioux City, Iowa 51106
Call 800.349.4649 or 712.274.6400
800.352.4649
712.274.6400
Email info@witcc.edu
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