All EMT courses numbered 100 and above may be applied to the major field and elective requirement for the Associate in Arts and Associate in Science degrees.

EMT 121 Paramedic I (6)(5,3)

This course encompasses the training of paramedics in the areas of their role, medical/legal considerations, ethics, EMS Systems, personal wellness, injury prevention, general patient assessment, communications, documentation, assessment based management, and life span development. The paramedic student will also learn recognition and treatment of respiratory insufficiency. This course will consist of classroom theory and concurrent laboratory and clinical experience in simulated situation, hospital and pre-hospital settings. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Not Available Pass/No Credit Not Available

SPECIAL NOTE: A criminal background check, and drug test are required for the Emergency Medical Technology(EMT) program. For more information please refer to elgin.edu/emt.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $992 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: Current certification as an EMT-B or I and acceptance into the EMT-P program

Semester(s) Offered: Fall

EMT 122 Paramedic II (6)(5,3)

This course encompasses the training of paramedics in the areas of pathophysiology, pharmacology, venous access, medication administration, and specific medical emergencies including those involving pulmonary, cardiology, neurology, endocrinology, toxicology, and hematology diseases. This course will consist of classroom theory and concurrent laboratory and clinical experience in simulated situations, the hospital and out in the field. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Not Available Pass/No Credit Not Available

SPECIAL NOTE: A criminal background check, drug test, and appropriate PSB-HOA test scores are required for the Emergency Medical Technology(EMT) program. For more information please refer to elgin.edu/emt.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $992 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in EMT 121 or concurrent enrollment in EMT 121; EMT 121 should be taken prior to EMT 122 in the same semester

Semester(s) Offered: Fall

EMT 123 Paramedic III (6)(5,3)

This course encompasses the training of paramedics in the handling of emergencies relative to infectious and communicable diseases, allergies and anaphylaxis, obstetrics, neonatology, pediatrics, geriatrics, special challenges patients and home health care patients. This course consists of classroom theory and concurrent laboratory/clinical experience in simulated situations, the hospital, and out in the field. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Not Available Pass/No Credit Not Available

SPECIAL NOTE: A criminal background check, drug test, and appropriate PSB-HOA test scores are required for the Emergency Medical Technology(EMT) program. For more information please refer to elgin.edu/emt.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $992 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in EMT 122

Semester(s) Offered: Spring

EMT 124 Paramedic IV (6)(5,3)

This course encompasses the training of paramedics in the area of trauma emergencies. It includes the kinetics of trauma, head, neck and spinal injury, body cavity trauma, musculoskeletal injuries, soft tissue trauma, burns, shock, and trauma resuscitation. This course consists of classroom theory and concurrent laboratory/clinical experience in simulated situations, the hospital and out in the field. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Not Available Pass/No Credit Not Available

SPECIAL NOTE: A criminal background check, drug test, and appropriate PSB-HOA test scores are required for the Emergency Medical Technology(EMT) program. For more information please refer to elgin.edu/emt.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $992 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in EMT 123 or concurrent enrollment in EMT 123; EMT 123 should be taken prior to EMT 124 in the same semester

Semester(s) Offered: Spring

EMT 133 Paramedic Seminar (4.5)(3.5,3)

This course will familiarize the paramedic student with ambulance operations, medical incident command, rescue awareness and operations, hazardous materials incidents, crime scene awareness and weapons of mass destruction preparedness. This course will consist of classroom theory and concurrent laboratory and clinical experience in simulated situations, hospital, and prehospital settings. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Not Available Pass/No Credit Not Available

SPECIAL NOTE: A criminal background check, drug test, and appropriate PSB-HOA test scores are required for the Emergency Medical Technology(EMT) program. For more information please refer to elgin.edu/emt.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $860 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in EMT 124

Semester(s) Offered: Summer