Oakland Community College 
Programs

EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES

Extended Degree - Associate in Applied Science

FIRE FIGHTER / PARAMEDIC TECHNOLOGY (EMS.FFP.AASX)

   This program is designed for Fire Firefighters who have completed the Firefighter I and II certifications and want to enhance their skill level and career opportunities with paramedic training.

Major Requirements Credits
EMS 1010 EMT I 5
EMS 1020 EMT II 5
EMS 1100 EMT Clinical 1
EMS 12001 Rescue/Extrication 1
EMS 1400 EMT Extended Clinical 3
EMS 1500 Emergency Medical Communications 2
EMS 2000 Paramedic I Including I.V. and Intubation 5
EMS 2100 Paramedic I Clinical 2
EMS 2200 Paramedic II Including Pharmacology 5
EMS 2300 Paramedic III Including Cardiology 5
EMS 2400 Paramedic II Clinical / Internship I 4
EMS 2500 Paramedic III Internship II 3
EMS 2600 National Registry Prep Course
2
EMS 2700 Advanced Cardiac Life Support 2
  Firefighter I and II Certifications Notarized copy of Certificates 6
  Total 51
 
Required Supportive Courses
  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
    BIO 2660 Pathophysiology 3
    ENG 1510 Composition I 3
 
See Graduation Requirements for an Associate in Applied Science Degree.

1   Or state extrication certificate
●   Course may be used to meet General Education requirements.