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EMT 124 Paramedic IV
Credit Hours: 6
Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in EMT 123 or concurrent enrollment in EMT 123; EMT 123 should be taken prior to EMT 124 in the same semester

This course encompasses the training of paramedics in the area of trauma emergencies. It includes the kinetics of trauma, head, neck and spinal injury, body cavity trauma, musculoskeletal injuries, soft tissue trauma, burns, shock, and trauma resuscitation. This course consists of classroom theory and concurrent laboratory/clinical experience in simulated situations, the hospital and out in the field. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Available (2 ) Pass/No Credit Not Available

SPECIAL NOTE: A criminal background check, drug test, and appropriate PSB-HOA test scores are required for the Emergency Medical Technology(EMT) program. For more information please refer to elgin.edu/emt