Emergency Medical Technician
EMS-106
Old Course Code: EMTB

Instructional Hours: 165.00

ACE Code: EMTB

Course Objective: To provide students with the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform emergency medical care in a pre-hospital environment at the basic life support level. Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to recognize, assess, and manage medical and trauma signs and symptoms in patients of emergency situations, determine and use appropriate equipment for patient management and care, communicate and work with other emergency service personnel in the care, transport and transfer of patients and maintain patient and department records.

Course Description: Major topics include legal aspects of emergency care, infection control, patient assessment, the respiratory system, oxygen adjuncts and delivery, CPR, AED, bleeding control and management of soft tissue injuries, musculoskeletal injuries and management, spinal immobilization, pediatric and obstetric emergencies, crisis intervention, multiple casualty and triage management, ambulance operations, and EMS systems. Methods of instruction include lecture, classroom and online activities, discussion, and team-focused practical scenarios.

Successful Completion: Students must attend required classroom sessions, complete online homework assignments, demonstrate proficiency in the practical skills evolutions and obtain a score of 70% or better on the in-class written and practical examinations.

The student must complete the required internship in the local department to be eligible to take the NREMT written and MIEMSS practical examinations. If the internship is not complete, the student will receive an incomplete evaluation and will not be permitted to test until the internship has been completed. .

Prerequisites:
There are no prerequisites for this course.


Log Number Register MFRI Office Fee Date Start
Time
Reg
Close
Date
Location
EMS-106-S061-2018 Registration Closed Upper Eastern Shore No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 02-19-2018
End: 06-25-2018 (Subject to Change)
19:00 01-16-2018 Anne Arundel County Fire Department Training Academy
EMS-106-S060-2018 Registration Closed Upper Eastern Shore No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 02-20-2018
End: 06-21-2018 (Subject to Change)
19:00 02-15-2018 Anne Arundel County Fire Department Training Academy
EMS-106-S043-2018 Registration Closed
Class has been moved to Owings Mills VFC; Monday,Wednesday,Saturday
North East No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 03-07-2018
End: 07-13-2018 (Subject to Change)
19:00 02-19-2018 Owings Mills Volunteer Fire Department
  Some Saturday sessions will be scheduled, 0900-1600 hours
EMS-106-S048-2018 Register Lower Eastern Shore No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 03-12-2018
End: 07-30-2018 (Subject to Change)
19:00 02-23-2018 MFRI Lower Eastern Shore Regional Training Center
EMS-106-S056-2018 Register Upper Eastern Shore No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 04-03-2018
End: 09-11-2018 (Subject to Change)
19:00 03-31-2018 MFRI Upper Eastern Shore Regional Training Center
EMS-106-S062-2018 Register Upper Eastern Shore No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 06-18-2018
End: 09-04-2018 (Subject to Change)
19:00 05-29-2018 Anne Arundel County Fire Department Training Academy
  This class will run M-Th 1900-2200, Sat 0800-1600.
EMS-106-S001-2019 Register Southern Maryland No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 08-06-2018
End: 12-22-2018 (Subject to Change)
19:00 07-31-2018 MFRI Southern Maryland Regional Training Center
  Class registers on 8-6-18 and classes begin 8-13-18
EMS-106-S002-2019 Register
Class registers on Monday 8-6-18, but classes start Tuesday 8-14-18
Southern Maryland No Charge for MD Emergency Services Personnel Start: 08-06-2018
End: 12-22-2018 (Subject to Change)
19:00 07-17-2018 MFRI Southern Maryland Regional Training Center
  Class meets every other Saturday for a double session.