Preparatory Foundations - EMS 121 at Brightpoint Community College

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EMS 121 - Preparatory Foundations
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.
Lecture 2 hours. Total 2 hours per week.
Prerequisites: Current Virginia EMT and CPR certification as approved by the Virginia Office of EMS.
2 credits

Schedule at Brightpoint Community College

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Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
22987 EMS 121-CA01 2
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
2025-01-13 Blended-Internet/On-Campus HY
EMS 121 CA01 NOTE: EMS 123, 125, 126, 127 and 128 must be taken together.
EMS 121 CA01: First Semester Paramedic students can attend either Wed daytime sections OR Tue/Thur evening sections. The schedule is termed a "flip/flop" schedule. EMS 121 through EMS 128 Lecture portion.
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