The Associate of Applied Science Emergency Medical Technology (EMT) – Paramedic is designed for individuals interested in providing care to patients in the pre-hospital setting and its purpose is, "To prepare competent entry-level paramedics in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains with or without exit points at the advanced emergency medical technician, and/or emergency responder levels."
This program will provide the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary for an entry level paramedic and allow eligibility to sit for national and state testing for emergency medical technician and paramedic. The program meets or exceeds the required skills and knowledge as set forth by the National EMS Education Standards and the Oregon Health Authority DHS-EMS division.
The program in currently accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Allied Health Education (CAAHEP) and the Oregon Health Authority DHS-EMS.
For more information contact:
Terry Mendez, EMT Instructor