Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
30-531-303 060080 Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT)
Outline of Instruction
|30-531-303 ADVANCED EMT...preparatory aspects, clinical decision-making, basic pharmacology, intravenous therapy, cardiovascular cases, diabetic, narcotic overdose, pediatrics, terrorism response and clinical skill competencies of Advanced EMT level care. (Prerequisites: Currently licensed as a Wisconsin EMT or completion of 10-531-112, EMT 2 with a "C" or better; acceptance into AEMT program)|
Prior Learning Assessments
M1-1. Demonstrate proper wellness/safety procedures, patient transfer and medical legal considerations as an AEMT
M1-2. Relate anatomy-physiology and patho-physiology to the profession of an AEMT
M2-1. Demonstrate the concepts related to the principles of pharmacology
M2-2. Demonstrate safe administration of AEMT medications
M2-3. Apply the principles of emergency medicine pharmacology as related to the AEMT
M3-1. Demonstrate thorough primary and secondary patient assessments.
M3-2. Demonstrate history-taking as a part of a thorough patient assessment
M3-3. Distinguish among the anatomical, physical, cognitive and emotional differences of pediatric and adult patients
M3-4. Examine the physiological and psychosocial characteristics associated with various stages of life.
M4-1. Investigate the respiratory process and anatomy of the airway
M4-2. Demonstrate the proper basic and advanced airway management
M5-1. Demonstrate a correct medical assessment.
M5-2. Examine the assessment findings, pathophysiology and treatment for patients with variety of medical emergencies
M6-1. Classify the different types of shock
M6-2. Demonstrate the management of a patient in a state of shock.
M7-1. Demonstrate a correct trauma assessment
M7-2. Apply treatment principles for patients with soft tissue, orthopedic, nervous system, and head and spine trauma injury
M7-3. Manage a patient with environmental emergencies
M8-1. Demonstrate the management of a patient with an obstetrical emergency including child birth
M8-2. Apply assessment and treatment principles for a variety of emergencies for pediatric and geriatric patients
M8-3. Simulate assessment and treatment considerations for a patient with special challenges
M9-1. Outline principles of safe ground and air ambulance operations
M9-2. Apply principles of incident management
M9-3. Determine appropriate procedures related to motor vehicle extrication
M9-4. Identify potential Weapons of Mass Destruction incidents and their management