EMS 2602  Paramedic Theory II credits: 8

This is the second phase in the sequence necessary for completion of the Paramedic Certificate curriculum. This course is an in-depth study of the U.S. Department of Transportation, Paramedic: National EMS Education Standards, the Florida Department of Education Standards, and in accordance with F.S. 401.2701 and Florida Administrative Code 64J-1.020 which includes aspects of prehospital medical emergencies related to the cardiovascular systems, disease pathophysiology, cardiac arrest management, the nervous system, endocrine emergencies, infectious disease, obstetrical, gynecological, neonatal assessment and management, pediatrics, and patients requiring special considerations.

Admission to: (EMS-AS or PMED-CT with a minimum grade of C) And Prerequisite: EMS 2601 with a minimum grade of C and EMS 2601L with a minimum grade of C and EMS 2664 with a minimum grade of C and Pre or Corequisite: EMS 2602L with a minimum grade of C and EMS 2665 with a minimum grade of C and Current Florida EMT certification and Current AHA BLS Provider