Spring Semester 2010 - Credit Courses

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 Course TitleCredDaysTimeRoomSeats
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EMS_255_1Basic Rescue Skills for EMS Providers
Meets: 1/18/2010-5/14/2010
Note: Students must be accepted into the Paramedicine Program through a competitive application process to take EMS courses.
3crT1:00PM-5:00PMLRC 123B9R Altobelli
Add'l Fee: $115.00

Basic Rescue Skills for EMS Providers

Fire department and emergency medical personnel are often confronted with managing medical needs while involved in rescue or extrication situations. This course will give an overview of a wide range of rescue and extrication scenarios with the primary focus being on scene safety and incident stabilization. Situations to be included in the course are: MVA's and extrication, rope rescue, confined space, trench and excavation, environmental emergencies, prolonged extrication/extraction issues, avalanche extrication/back country safety, incident command and radio communications, mass casualty incidents (START), water rescue.



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This information was last updated on Friday, May 14, 2010 at 3:00:02 PM