Basic EMT training program is the basic course for Emergency Medical Technician/ambulance that follows the guidelines outlined by the United States Department of Health Education and Welfare in conjunction with the National Traffic Safety Administration, Department of Transportation. This is a lecture, discussion, demonstration, and practical application of the knowledge and skill necessary to care for individuals who have life-threatening emergencies and injuries.
Basic EMT course content covers but is not limited to common medical emergencies, childbirth, problems of children as patients, lifting and moving patients, environmental emergencies, and extrication from automobiles.
Aug. 28 thru Dec. 4 2018 Tues. 5p-10p and Sat. 9a – 2p
MWCC – Devens Campus – 27 Jackson Rd. Devens, MA
This course satisfies the requirements for the psychomotor exam required by the Massachusetts Office of Emergency Medicine and the written exam administered by National Registry of EMT as an EMT-Basic. Students must attain a 73 or better grade average to qualify for the psychomotor and/or written exam.