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Allied Health

EMT Paramedic Certificate

Certificate (T)

Paramedics provide advanced pre-hospital emergency care under medical command authority to acutely ill or injured patients and transport patients by ambulance or other appropriate emergency vehicles. Delaware Tech's certificate program prepares students to recognize, assess, and manage a medical or trauma emergency, record and communicate pertinent data to a designated medical command authority, and direct and coordinate the transport of a patient. Enrollment in the Paramedic Certificate is limited to pre-approved candidates from the Delaware State Police Aviation Section or a County Advanced Life Support Service. Academically ready students can apply to the program following the guidelines of the Allied Health competitive admission process. Interested applicants should review the information provided here and contact their program advisor for application requirements.

CORE COURSES


CoursesCredits
SSC100First Year Seminar1

PROGRAM/MAJOR COURSES


CoursesCredits
EMT200Intro To Paramedic Technology5
EMT201Patient Assessment3
EMT202Medical Emergencies I3
EMT203ALS Skills Lab I3
EMT204Special Populations4
EMT207Paramedic Clinical I1
EMT211Cardiology4
EMT212Medical Emergencies II3
EMT213ALS Skills Lab II3
EMT214Legal Issues/Research3
EMT215Trauma Emergencies2
EMT217Paramedic Clinical II3
EMT227Paramedic Clinical III3
EMT290Paramedic Field Clinical4

PROGRAM/MAJOR SUPPORT COURSES


CoursesCredits
BIO120Anatomy and Physiology I5
BIO121Anatomy and Physiology II5
BIO130Disease Proc/Pathophysiology3
CHM100Basic Chemistry3
or
CHM110General Chemistry4