Health Sciences (HEAL)

HEAL 100
Emergency Medical Services Career Preparation
3 Units (AA/AS)
36 lecture hours, 54 lab hours

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Strongly recommended: ENGL 099 if required by English placement exam or if required by English level.

Health Sciences 100 is designed to provide the student with the knowledge and skills necessary to begin an entry-level career in Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and other allied health-related fields of patient care. This course provides beginning concepts of preparatory sciences directly related to the care of sick and injured persons. It also covers the basic knowledge and skills necessary for American Heart Association (AHA) cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certification. Successful completion of this course is required for enrollment into the Emergency Medical Technician Basic Program. Material fee.


HEAL 105
Hospital Unit Coordinator
5 Units (AA/AS)
72 lecture hours, 54 lab hours

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Strongly recommended: ENGL 099 if required by English placement exam or if required by English level.

Provides information, training, and experience needed to perform secretarial or clerical duties on a nursing unit in a hospital setting. Student will meet minimum requirements to successfully meet demands of managing the unit desk, phones, ordering of labs/tests/supplies, processing and transcription of physician orders, and the daily tasks of a hospital nursing unit.


HEAL 161
Emergency Medical Technician - Basic
7 Units (AA/AS)
108 lecture hours, 54 lab hours

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Prerequisite(s): HEAL 100 or concurrent enrollment.

Strongly recommended: ENGL 099 if required by English placement exam or if required by English level.

The entry-level course in emergency training for those involved in Emergency Medical Services.