EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES
Certificate Program
Department: Public Safety Training Center

CIP Code: 51.0904

MCC Program Code: EM02

NYSED Code (BRI): 21707

Admissions
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Description

This certificate is designed for students interested in preparing for entry into the emergency medical services field and to prepare them academically for progression to the level of paramedic. Students will be able to seek to obtain certification to as a New York State Emergency Medical Technician after completion of EMS 110. Students will prepare themselves for work in the EMS field with courses regarding EMS management. MCC is recognized by the Department of Health as an authorized sponsor of EMS Certification Programs.
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Program Learning Outcomes

1) Perform a comprehensive patient assessment
2) Deliver medications according to protocols
3) Deliver life-saving interventions according to protocols
4) Manage patient care whle providing safe transportation to appropriate facilities
5) Communicate effectively with a variety of audiences which could include: patients families/friends or other public safety and medical professionals

Employment Potential

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Requirements for Program Entrance

Required Pre-requisite(s). Elementary Algebra with Geometry (or Math 098 at MCC).


Distribution RequirementsCredit Hours
HUMANITIES: 6 Credit Hours
ENG 101 College Composition OR
ENG 200 Advanced Composition
3
SPC 144 Communication in Crisis3
Total6
SOCIAL SCIENCES: 3 Credit Hours
PSY 101 Introductory Psychology3
Total3
MATHEMATICS AND NATURAL SCIENCE: 6 Credit Hours
BIO 133 Human Biology3
MTH 150 Survey of Mathematics or Higher 3
Total6
PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS: 6 Credit Hours
EMS 110 Emergency Medical Technician6
Total6
PROGRAM ELECTIVES: 3 Credit Hours from:
BIO 132 Laboratory to Accompany Human Biology 1
CHE 100 Preparatory Chemistry 4
EMS 141 Operational Management for EMS 3
EMS 142 Administrative Management for EMS 3
HED 115 Death and Dying 3
MTH 160 Statistics I 3
PEC 253 Stress Management 2
PPE 170 Introduction to Sport Medicine 3
PST 130 Public Safety Incident Management 1
PST 210 Managing the Mass Casualty Incident 1
HIM 104 Medical Terminology 3
Total 3
TOTAL CREDITS24

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