Advanced Airway Management

Course Course Title Class Lab/ Shop Clinical/ Co-op Credit
EMS 131 Advanced Airway Management Requisite(s) 1 2 0 2
Prerequisites: EMS 110 and BIO 165 Local Requirement or BIO 168 Local Requirement and DRE 098 Local Requirement
Corequisites: None
Effective Term: Spring 2014

This course is designed to provide advanced airway management techniques and is required for paramedic certification. Topics include respiratory anatomy and physiology, airway/ventilation, adjuncts, surgical intervention, and rapid sequence intubation. Upon completion, students should be able to properly utilize all airway adjuncts and pharmacology associated with airway control and maintenance.

2011FA Local Prereqs Added: BIO 165 or BIO 168 and ENG 090 with grade of C or better

2014FA - New Course Version (S23875)

Legend

  • : Comprehensive Articulation Agreement - This course is recommended for students transferring to a four-year university.
  • : Local Requirement
  • : Instructional Service Agreement
  • : Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC)
  • : Global Distinction
  • : Requisite(s)

This Course can be found in these Programs of Study