Health Sciences (HEAL)
Emergency Medical Services Career Preparation
3 Units (AA/AS)
36 lecture hours, 54 lab hours
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Strongly recommended: ENGL 101.
Health Sciences 100 is designed to provide the student with the knowledge and skills necessary to begin an entry-level career in Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and other allied health-related fields of patient care. This course provides beginning concepts of preparatory sciences directly related to the care of sick and injured persons. It also covers the basic knowledge and skills necessary for American Heart Association (AHA) cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certification. Successful completion of this course is required for enrollment into the Emergency Medical Technician Basic Program. Material fee.