Orientation to Pre-Hospital Care

Course Code: EMTC 103

Academic Year: 2020-2021

This course will provide an overview of emergency medical care and the theory required by an emergency telecommunicator as a first responder. Content will focus on the signs and symptoms of commonly encountered medical and traumatic emergencies and the management of the call. With this knowledge, students will gain an understanding of the context in which emergency first response medical care givers work and enable them to respond appropriately.