EMT Boot Camp Crash Course
Note: Students may complete externship hours on the weekends, subject to availability, however, students should prepare to complete externship class hour requirements after the conclusion of didactic instruction..
Students are afforded up to 30 days upon course completion to finish all hours, however, students are strongly encouraged to finish sooner.
Cost: $2,595.00 (Financing Available) and Includes All Books/Supplies and Materials*Over $1,000.00 less than the competition.
Students meet Daily from 9AM to 9PM. Externship hours may be completed up to 30 days after class, subect to availability as explained above. This course is fast paced and intense, but a truly exciting and quick way to become an EMT.
Subjects Covered in the EMT Course
|Course Introduction and Overview||Emergency Medical Care Systems, Research and Public Health||Workforce Safety and Wellness of the EMT||Medical, Legal, and Ethical Issues|
|Documentation||Communication||Lifting and Moving Patients||Lab: Lifting and Moving Patients|
|Anatomy, Physiology, and Medical Terminology||Pathophysiology||Life Span Development||Airway Management, Artificial Ventilation, and Oxygenation|
|Baseline Vital Signs, Monitoring Devices, and History Taking||Scene Size-Up||Patient Assessment||Pharmacology and Medication Administration|
|Shock and Resuscitation||Respiratory Emergencies||Cardiovascular Emergencies||Altered Mental Status, Stroke, and Headache|
|Seizures and Syncope||Acute Diabetic Emergencies||Anaphylactic Reactions||Toxicologic Emergencies|
|Abdominal, Gynecologic, Genitourinary and Renal Emergencies||Environmental Emergencies||Submersion Incidents: Drowning and Diving Emergencies||Behavioral Emergencies|
|Trauma Overview: The Trauma Patient and the Trauma System||Bleeding and Soft Tissue Trauma||Burns||Musculoskeletal Trauma|
|Head Trauma||Spinal Column and Spinal Cord Trauma||Eye, Face, and Neck Trauma||Chest Trauma|
|Abdominal and Genitourinary Trauma||Multisystem Trauma and Trauma in Special Patient Populations||Obstetrics and Care of the Newborn||Pediatrics|
|Geriatrics||Patients with Special Challenges||Ambulance Operations and Air Medical Response||Gaining Access and Patient Extrication|
|Hazardous Materials||Multiple Casualty Incidents and Incident Management||Response to Terrorism Involving Weapons of Mass Destruction|
Upon completing the EMT Boot Camp, you will be fully prepared to handle the various roles and responsibilities of an EMT, including maintaining personal safety and wellness, understanding medical-legal and ethical issues, and functioning under medical direction and within the scope of practice. You will be able to effectively assess and manage patients of all ages with diverse medical conditions and injuries, using principles of anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, life-span development, and therapeutic communication. You will also be proficient in performing life-saving interventions such as managing a patient’s airway, breathing, and circulation.
In addition, you will be able to expertly handle a wide range of emergency medical services situations, including ambulance and air medical transportation, multiple casualty incidents, hazardous materials incidents, and situations involving weapons of mass destruction. You will be proficient in the use of hemostatic dressings, naloxone administration, epinephrine administration, glucometer use, and tactical casualty care principles.
Don’t miss this unique opportunity to fast-track your career in emergency medical services. Invest in your future and enroll in EMS Universal Education’s EMT Boot Camp today!