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Learner Career Outcomes

33%

started a new career after completing these courses

33%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

50%

got a pay increase or promotion
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Course 2 of 6 in the
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Beginner Level
Approx. 13 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Pharmacology Basics

3 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 39 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
9 videos
Medical Assessment4m
Primary and Secondary Assessment5m
Pharmacology Basics7m
Medication Administration8m
General Assessment3m
Epinephrine Auto-injector1m
Intramuscular Medication Administration2m
Intranasal Medication Administration3m
3 readings
About Us: Become an EMT Specialization Team at Denver Health Paramedics5m
Course Information15m
NREMT Medical Assessment25m
2 practice exercises
Course Disclaimer30m
Pharmacology Basics Assessment30m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Airway and Breathing

3 hours to complete
14 videos (Total 68 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
14 videos
Airway and Breathing - Part 25m
Assessment of Airway9m
MOANS4m
Breathing and Respiratory Equipment7m
Opening an Airway6m
Airway Medications5m
Management of the Airway6m
Bag Valve Mask (BVM)4m
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)3m
Head Tilt - Chin Lift - Jaw Thrust1m
Nasopharyngeal Airway (NPA)1m
Oropharyngeal Airway (OPA)1m
Oxygen Administration3m
5 readings
Airway and Breathing10m
Assessment of Airway10m
Assessment of Airway20m
NREMT Big Valve Mask (BVM) Of an Apneic Adult Patient15m
NREMT Oxygen Administration By Non-Rebreather Mask15m
1 practice exercise
Airway and Breathing Assessment30m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Respiratory Emergencies

2 hours to complete
10 videos (Total 47 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
10 videos
Asthma5m
Emphysema and Chronic Bronchitis4m
Other Respiratory Emergencies - Part 16m
Other Respiratory Emergencies - Part 23m
Respiratory Assessment5m
Assessment of Respiratory Complaint4m
Metered Dose Inhaler (MDI)3m
Nebulizer4m
Suction5m
3 readings
Airway Trouble20m
Asthma10m
Emphysema and Chronic Bronchitis20m
1 practice exercise
Respiratory Emergencies Assessment30m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Cardiovascular Emergencies

3 hours to complete
13 videos (Total 58 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
13 videos
Cardiac Conduction2m
Cardiac Contraction5m
Vascular System3m
Blood2m
Cardiac Pathology5m
Atypical Chest Pain and Other Cardiac Pathologies3m
Cardiac Arrest3m
Treatment of ACS - Part 16m
Treatment of ACS - Part 22m
Heart Failure5m
Syncope6m
Blood Pressure7m
2 readings
Cardiac Auscultation30m
Cardiac Conduction10m
2 practice exercises
Cardiovascular Emergencies Practice Assessment30m
Cardiovascular Emergencies Assessment30m

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