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Paramedic Foundations and Care of the Trauma Patient

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Course Number

PARA2100

Course Description

This course will review Emergency Medical Technician foundations, such as the role of advanced care paramedics within the Canadian emergency medical system and paramedics' personal well-being. There is a strong emphasis on the trauma patient, and students will practice to raise their skills to the advanced level. Skills taught include needle decompression, intraosseous insertion, and introduction to advanced airway management. Upon conclusion of this course, the student will be certified in Advanced International Trauma Life Support.

Pre-requisites

None