EMT 171 : Emergency Response Patient Transport

Transcript title

Emerg Response Pt Transport

Credits

2

Grade mode

Standard letter grades

Contact hours total

30

Lecture hours

10

Other hours

20

Description

Covers ambulance operations, laws, maintenance, safety, emergency response driving, and route planning. Includes mandatory ten-hour field-driving course. Required prior to first class: valid Oregon driver’s license.

Learning outcomes

1. Identify different types of transport systems.
2. Define the elements that make a successful transport system and safe apparatus operator, including air brakes and other specialized vehicle systems.
3. Identify hazards within a given scenario and identify how to mitigate safety concerns.
4. Given an inspection checklist, preform a thorough inspection and correctly identify any symptoms of malfunction or items requiring repair.
5. Perform safe driving abiding by all laws and regulations.

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