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Emergency Medical Technician-Basic Basic Certificate

City Colleges of Chicago Healthcare Programs Emergency Medical Technician - Basic

Basic Certificate (BC)

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​Program Requirements for Admission
•   Official high school transcript or GED certificate showing date of graduation or completion.
•   18 years of age or older.
•   Must be eligible to enroll in or have passed English 101 or successful completion of EMT 100 – Emergency Medical Technician-First Responder Training course.
•   Must complete interview with program director.​​

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Details: Basic Certificate (BC)

Career Pathway

Credit Hours (CH)

6

Program/Plan Number

252

Funding Options

Open For Enrollment

Yes

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Career Possibilities

Courses

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Prerequisites

 CH

General Education Requirements

 CH

Program Core Requirements

8  CH
Emergency Medical Technician
EMT 101
Emergency Medical Technician-Basic 8
This course provides training to recognize the nature or extent of a patient's condition, administer appropriate emergency medical care to stabilize their condition and transport them safely to the proper medical facility. This course follows United States Department of Transportation (DOT) guidelines for EMT-B Training. Students will receive appropriate in class clinicals in addition to the course lecture, CPR training/certification and ten (10) hours working in a hospital clinical setting. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Eligibility for English 101, or ACT Reading Score range within (19-36), or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Malcolm X Olive-Harvey Wilbur Wright

Additional Requirements

 CH

Elective Program Requirements

 CH

Area of Focus

 CH

Focus Electives

 CH

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Total Minimum Credit Hours
 

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