NVCC 2002-2003 Catalog
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BASIC EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN
Career Studies Certificate AN  

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Purpose: The curriculum is designed to develop the competencies of the Basic Emergency Medical Technician (EMT/B).

Students must comply with all General Admission Requirements for Health Technology Programs. (See page 99.)

Additional Admission Requirements: Students must meet the following requirements in order to be certified as an EMT/B in the Commonwealth of Virginia (Section 6:00 of the EMS Rules and Regulations):

1. First Year requirements for degree program.

2. Special Program Completion Requirements for the A.A.S. degree in Emergency Medical Services Technology.

One Year1st Semester2nd Semester

   EMT106Emergency Medical Tech./Basic6
   EMT196On-Site Training1
   ENG111College Composition I or
   SPD110 Intro. to Speech Communication or
   SPD126 Interpersonal Communication3
   NAS150Human Biology4
 
   EMT215Principles of Extrication 4
   EMTElective 2
   HLT141Intro. to Medical Terminology 2
   ISTElective 1

Total Credits/Semester149

Total credits for the Basic Emergency Medical Technician Career Studies Certificate = 23.

All first-time students must take a one-credit Student Development (STD) course prior to enrolling in their 16th credit at NVCC.


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