CURRICULAR GUIDE

Basic Emergency Med Services
Certificate of Achievement

Curriculum Code: 0269  (Effective Fall 2002 - Summer 2007)

This certificate program prepares an individual as a Basic Emergency Medical
Technician (EMT). Basic EMTs perform immediate basic emergency care in medical
and traumatic emergencies. Basic EMTs staff ambulances and are employed in
hospitals.  State licensing is required. An EMT Academy option is available to

Students should see Course Descriptions or Course Offerings for course
prerequisite information.  See the Assessment and Placement Testing section
for skills assessment and advising information.

Contact the Health and Human Services Department, Gannon Vocational-Technical
Center, Room 1750, telephone number (517) 483-1410.

REQUIREMENTS                                                 TOTAL: 32 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
AHCC 110    Pharmacology-Allied Health                                       2
BIOL 145    Introductory Anat & Physiology                                   4
CISB 200    Info Sys Tech/Problem Solving                                    3
EMTA 101    Basic EMT I                                                      4
EMTA 102    Basic EMT II                                                     2
EMTA 103    Basic EMT III                                                    4
EMTA 104    Basic EMT IV                                                     2
EMTA 105    Ambulance Driving                                                1
EMTA 108    Legal Issues in EMS                                              2
EMTA 112    Basic EMT Clinical                                               2
EMTA 114    Rescue/Extrication/Danger Situ                                   3
WRIT 124    Technical Writing                                                3

            MINIMUM TOTAL                                                   32

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to
offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course
sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have
transferred in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill)
should contact an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.

I                 II
BIOL 145          AHCC 110
CISB 200          EMTA 103
EMTA 101          EMTA 104
EMTA 102          EMTA 108
EMTA 105          EMTA 112
EMTA 114          WRIT 124

EMT Academy Option
I                 II                III
EMTA 101          BIOL 145          AHCC 110
EMTA 102          EMTA 105          CISB 200
EMTA 103          EMTA 114          EMTA 108
EMTA 104          WRIT 124
EMTA 112