Inver Hills Community College
2500 East 80th Street
Inver Grove Heights, MN 55076

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Program locations

This program is offered at the following locations:

Inver Hills Community College
55076

Saint Paul Fire Department Station 51
55102

 



Advanced Emergency Medical Technician

Inver Hills Community College

Program Details

  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 14
  • Delivery: Land/Campus
  • WIA certified: YES
  • Emphases: N/A

About this Program

Designed to provide expanded depth and breadth of education for students who have completed an Emergency Medical Technician course, this course prepares students for certification as an Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT). The AEMT provides basic and limited advanced medical care to ill and injured patients above the scope of the EMT. Program curriculum includes pathophysiology of medical and traumatic conditions, critical thinking skills, some advanced airway management, basic pharmacology, incident operations, intravenous therapy and fluid administration along with field and hospital experiences. Curriculum in this certificate may be applied toward the Paramedic Certificate or AS degree.

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