CTE: Health Sciences, Emergency Medical Technician

CTE: Health Sciences, Emergency Medical Technician

Albany High School
Abrookin Career & Technical Center 99 Kent Street Albany, NY 12206
https://ahscte.weebly.com/emergency-medical-technician.html
Classes

Description

Part of Albany High School's Career and Technical Education (CTE) track, this program supplements required high school courses with additional coursework relevant to a career as an emergency medical technician.

Format: 7 hrs/day x 4 years


Skills Taught

  • Anatomy
  • Basic Pharmacology
  • Cardopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Ethics
  • External Defibrillation
  • Infection Control
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Medical Emergencies
  • Medical Terminology
  • Oxygen And Airway Management
  • Patient Triage
  • Physiology
  • Treatment Of Bleeding
  • Treatment of Cardiac Arrest
  • Treatment of Shock
  • Treatment of Spinal Injuries

Credentials Taught

  • Emergency Medical Technician License (New York State Department of Public Health)
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

Related Occupations

  • Healthcare Practitioners and Technical

  • Available via: trainer, online, classes
  • Eligibility restrictions: Limited to students in grades 9-12 who live in the Albany City school district. Application is through school counselors.