Oakland Community College 
Programs

EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES

Certificate

ADVANCED EMT (EMS.ADV.CT)

   This option is intended for individuals who desire employment as an Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT) or for EMTs beginning their paramedic training. This level requires successful completion of an EMT program or possession of a Michigan EMT license or National Registry certification. Interested students must attend an EMS orientation session, fill out an application for admission to the program, and pass a criminal background investigation and drug test.
 
Required Courses Credits
  BIO 1650 Anatomy and Physiology for EMS Providers 5
  or     
BIO 2630 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4
and    
  BIO 2640 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4
    EMS 1010 EMT I 5
    EMS 1020 EMT II 5
    EMS 1100 EMT Clinical 1
    EMS 12001 Rescue/Extrication 1
    EMS 1400 EMS Extended Clinical 3
    EMS 1500 EMS Communications 2
    EMS 2000 Paramedic I Including I.V. and Intubation 5
    EMS 2100 Paramedic I Clinical 2
    EMS 2700 Advanced Cardiac Life Support 2
  Total 31
 

1   Or state extrication certificate