Eastern Oklahoma County Technology Center - Choctaw
Emergency Medical Technician
Core First Aid and Healthcare Provider CPR is included in this career major. Students in this major learn about airway management, how to perform patient assessment, how to respond and treat patients in common medical emergencies as well as how to manage trauma patients. They will gain fundamental knowledge of EMS operational roles and responsibilities, including ethics, to ensure safe and effective response, scene management, and transport of patients. Students practice in a variety of settings as chosen by the instructor. Students must obtain EMT certification to work in this field. This career major is based upon successful completion of all EMR competencies (didactic, psychomotor and affective domains). This career major requires classroom, lab and clinical.