Cardiology/EMT 1 & 2

1st Year
  • Cardiology focus
  • Learn entry level patient care skills utilized in many healthcare environments including, but not limited to; assessment of blood pressure, pulse and respirations, assisting with activities of daily living, CPR, AED, and first aid
  • Develop fundamental skills necessary to assess the
    electrical function of the cardiac system and report findings to the physicians for further care of patient
  • Juniors only with two year program commitment
  • Prerequisite: MUST have 4 semesters of high
    school completed, have a minimum GPA of 2.6 AND be on the Core 40 Diploma track; OR have passed a standardized test with one of the following scores:
Writing Reading
Accuplacer 80 (Sentences Skills) 76
ACT 17 (English) 18
PSAT 26 25
SAT 27 25
Knowledge Assesment 70 80
2nd Year
  • Develop fundamental skills needed for the emergency medical services profession
  • Learn lifesaving CPR techniques and first aid care
  • Recognize, manage, and apply scene information and patient assessment to guide emergency management of the sick and injured patients
  • Seniors and Cardiology/EMT 1 or Firefighting 1 Only
CAREER FOCUS
  • Students will be prepared to gain employment
    as Cardiac (EKG) Technicians and Cardiac Monitor
    Technicians in a variety of settings and or gain
    employment with an ambulance service, emergency
    department, and many other healthcare facilities

Earn up to 56 college credits
Emergency Medical Technician-Basic certification available
NHA Certified EKG Technician certificate available
Costs = $100+uniform pants and shoes
EMT certification exam = $80
CETexam = $115

1st Year
  • Cardiology focus
  • Learn entry level patient care skills utilized in many healthcare environments including, but not limited to; assessment of blood pressure, pulse and respirations, assisting with activities of daily living, CPR, AED, and first aid
  • Develop fundamental skills necessary to assess the
    electrical function of the cardiac system and report findings to the physicians for further care of patient
  • Juniors only with two year program commitment
  • Prerequisite: MUST have 4 semesters of high
    school completed, have a minimum GPA of 2.6 AND be on the Core 40 Diploma track; OR have passed a standardized test with one of the following scores:
Writing Reading
Accuplacer 80 (Sentences Skills) 76
ACT 17 (English) 18
PSAT 26 25
SAT 27 25
Knowledge Assesment 70 80
2nd Year
  • Develop fundamental skills needed for the emergency medical services profession
  • Learn lifesaving CPR techniques and first aid care
  • Recognize, manage, and apply scene information and patient assessment to guide emergency management of the sick and injured patients
  • Seniors and Cardiology/EMT 1 or Firefighting 1 Only
CAREER FOCUS
  • Students will be prepared to gain employment
    as Cardiac (EKG) Technicians and Cardiac Monitor
    Technicians in a variety of settings and or gain
    employment with an ambulance service, emergency
    department, and many other healthcare facilities

Earn up to 56 college credits
Emergency Medical Technician-Basic certification available
NHA Certified EKG Technician certificate available
Costs = $100+uniform pants and shoes
EMT certification exam = $80
CETexam = $115