EMS 933 Selected Topics in Emergency Medical Services-Outdoor Emergency Care Refresher "B"

Review of emergency care training applied to the outdoor environment. Covers environmental effects on humans, patient assessment, respiratory and circulatory impairment, bone and joint injuries, and ski injuries. Complies with National Ski Patrol training requirements for Ski Patrol candidates. Graded on a Pass or No Pass basis only.

Units: .50

Not Associate Degree Applicable

Prerequisites: EMS 039

Corequisites: None

Lecture: Minimum 4 hours per semester

Laboratory: Minimum 12 hours per semester