PARAMEDIC: CERTIFICATE [CAREER PROGRAM]

Academic Plan Code: HCSV 0230
Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP): 51.0904

Total Credit Hours: 40 to 44

PROGRAM COURSES

titles

Credit Hours

BIOL 140

or

BIOL 205

and

BIOL 206

HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY*

or

PRINCIPLES OF HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY I*

and

PRINCIPLES OF HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHSIOLOGY II

4

or

4

and

4

EMS 116

TRAUMA LIFE SUPPORT

1

EMS 117

ADVANCED CARDIAC LIFE SUPPORT (ACLS)

1

EMS 118

PEDIATRIC EDUCATION FOR PRE-HOSPITAL PROVIDERS (PEPP)

1

EMS 230

PARAMEDIC I

7

EMS 231

PARAMEDIC II

7

EMS 232

PARAMEDIC III

7

EMS 233

PARAMEDIC IV

6

EMS 240

PARAMEDIC PRACTICUM I

3

EMS 241

PARAMEDIC PRACTICUM II

3

* May be taken prior to or concurrent with EMS 230

Recommended Course Sequence

SEMESTER

COURSES

Summer Semester

BIOL 140 or BIOL 205

1st Semester

EMS 230; BIOL 206 (if needed)

2nd Semester

EMS 231; EMS 232; EMS 116

Summer Semester

EMS 222; EMS 117; EMS 118;

3rd Semester

EMS 240; EMS 241

Department Contact Information

Health Careers
Peoria Campus, Cedar, Room 105
(309) 690-7530