Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-515-112 058116 Respiratory Airway Management
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-515-112 RESPIRATORY AIRWAY MANAGEMENT ...provides a comprehensive exploration of airway management concepts and skills. Emphasis is placed on promotion of evidence-based practice using established clinical practice guidelines and published research for its relevance to patient care. (Prerequisites: 10-515-172, Respiratory Therapeutics 2; 10-515-174, Respiratory/Cardiac Physiology; 10-515-175, Respiratory Clinical 1)
Total Credits2
Prior Learning Assessments
Course Competencies
  1. Demonstrate the use of manual resuscitators
  2. Assess the need for artificial airways
  3. Apply basic artificial airways
  4. Apply advanced artificial airways
  5. Apply specialized airway adjuncts
  6. Demonstrate skill of secretion removal
  7. Discontinue artificial airways