Nov 28, 2022  
2022-2023 College Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
2022-2023 College Catalog and Student Handbook
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EMS 121 - Preparatory Foundations

(2 Credits)
Lecture: 2 hours per week

Introduces fundamental concepts established by the National Emergency Medical Service Education Standards (NEMSES) for Advanced EMT and Paramedic curricula. Includes EMS systems, introduction to research, workforce safety and wellness, EMS system communications, introduction to public health, legal and ethical issues.

Prerequisite(s): Current Virginia EMT and CPR certification as approved by the Virginia Office of EMS



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