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Intermediate Interventions

Course Course Title Class Lab/ Shop Clinical/ Co-op Credit
EMS 120 Intermediate Interventions 2 3 0 3
Prerequisites: EMS 110 and BIO 165 Local Requirement or BIO 168 Local Requirement and ENG 090 Local Requirement
Corequisites: EMS 121 or EMS 122, EMS 130 and EMS 131
Effective Term: Fall 2002

This course is designed to provide the necessary information for interventions appropriate to the EMT-Intermediate and is required for intermediate certification. Topics include automated external defibrillation, basic cardiac electrophysiology, intravenous therapy, venipuncture, acid-base balance, and fluids and electrolytes. Upon completion, students should be able to properly establish an IV line, obtain venous blood, utilize AEDs and correctly interpret arterial blood gases.

2011FA Local Prereqs Added: BIO 165 or BIO 168 and ENG 090 with grade of C or better


  • : Comprehensive Articulation Agreement - This course is recommended for students transferring to a four-year university.
  • : Local Requirement
  • : Instructional Service Agreement
  • : Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC)
  • : Global Distinction
  • : Requisite(s)

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