Paramedic Technician

Program Number: 10-531-1
School Year: 2020-2021
Associate of Applied Science Degree
Campus: Fond du Lac
This program is eligible for financial aid
Full-Time Enrollment Only

People’s lives often depend on the quick reactions and care of Paramedics.  Make an impact and save lives with the Paramedic program at Moraine Park.

About the Program

To prepare competent entry-level Paramedics in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains with or without exit points at the Advanced Emergency Medical Technician and/or Emergency Medical Technician, and/or Emergency Medical Responder levels.

What You'll Learn

Paramedic students learn vital skills to perform advanced prehospital medical procedures. Incidents such as heart attacks, drownings, childbirth, auto accidents and gunshot wounds require immediate attention—it’s Paramedics who can intervene in these instances and save lives! Students learn about advanced patient assessment, ambulance operations, and both medical and trauma related emergencies.

After completing this program, you must successfully pass the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians cognitive and psychomotor examinations to qualify for a Wisconsin Paramedic license.

Students accepted into the Paramedic program must complete health requirements and a criminal background check. Students must be either a licensed EMT or AEMT and maintain the licensure throughout the program.

The Paramedic program at Moraine Park is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.orgupon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of the Educational Programs for Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).

Commission on Accreditation of Allied
Health Education Programs 25400 US

Highway 19 N., Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763 
727-210-2350 
www.caahep.org

To contact CoAEMSP:
8301 Lakeview Parkway
Suite 111-312
Rowlett, TX 75088
214-703-8992
FAX 214-703-8445
www.coaemsp.org

Number Title Crs
Semester 1
103-159 Computer Literacy - Microsoft Office 1
531-911 EMS Fundamentals 2
531-912 Paramedic Medical Principles 4
531-913 Patient Assessment Principles 3
531-914 Prehospital Pharmacology 3
531-915 Paramedic Respiratory Management 2
531-916 Paramedic Cardiology 4
531-917 Paramedic Clinical Field 1 3
890-101 College 101 2
Total 24
 
Semester 2
531-918 Advanced Resuscitation 1
531-919 Paramedic Medical Emergencies 4
531-920 Paramedic Trauma 3
531-921 Special Patient Populations 3
531-922 EMS Operations 1
531-923 Paramedic Capstone 1
531-924 Paramedic Clinical Field 2 4
Total 17
 
Semester 3
801-136 English Composition 1 3
801-1xx Communication Course 3
806-177 General Anatomy and Physiology 4
809-198 Introduction to Psychology 3
Total 13
 
Semester 4
806-179 Advanced Anatomy and Physiology 4
809-1xx Social Science Course 3
809-188 Developmental Psychology 3
Total 10
 
Required Elective Credits 2
Total Credits 66
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