Wilderness Emergency Medical Services
- College/University: Vermilion Community College
- Award: Certificate
- Credits: 13
- Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
- Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Certified
About this Program
The Wilderness Emergency Medical Services program trains participants to be part of the nation's Emergency Medical System. A wilderness emphasis is placed on the following areas of study: scene control, patient assessment, triage, use of standard equipment, transport concerns, legalities, and physiological theory related to medical and trauma situations. Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) certification requires skill test competencies, 70% passing scores on all sections of the National Registry Exam, and fee payments.
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