Credential Earned: Certificate
This program provides training and skills in emergency pre-hospital care treatments. Students learn basic life support measures, patient assessment, cardiac arrest skills, shock prevention, spinal immobilization, oxygen therapy and vehicular extrication. Students successfully completing this program are eligible to take the State, Los Angeles County or the National Registry certification examination. Prospective students are encouraged to visit the campus to receive a tour and to discuss personal educational and occupational plans with school personnel prior to enrolling or signing enrollment agreements. Graduates are prepared for entry level positions in the healthcare field as an EMT, or patient care tech.
Please refer to school catalog for additional program and textbook information.