Advanced EMT Certificate

Pam Halfhill, MS, RRT, TTS,  Chair
Phone: (419) 995-8366
Email: halfhill.p@RhodesState.edu
Office: 224C Cook Hall

Emergency Medical Services Major

[Ohio 2012 Curriculum] (subject to change)

Students interested in this certificate must first be certified as an Ohio EMT-Basic. Students completing the Advanced EMT-certificate are able to:

  • Challenge the NREMT exam and meet the certification standards set forth by the Ohio Board of EMS.
  • Perform all duties of an Advanced EMT.
  • Initiate advanced patient assessment and appropriate intravenous procedures and use specific pharmacological agents for pain, respiratory emergencies and diabetic emergencies.

Technical Standards

See Acceptance Into Dental Hygiene, Emergency Medical Services, Medical Assisting and Respiratory Care Majors here.

EMS 1120Advanced EMT9

Changes in the federal and state EMT-Advanced and Paramedic curriculums may necessitate changes to our certificate programs.

See www.RhodesState.edu/GainfulEmployment for additional information on certificates.