Paramedic

Emergency Medical Services

The Emergency Medical Services course is a 2 year pathway and this course is hosted at Knox High School. Potential careers after completing this pathway include emergency medical technician, paramedic, emergency management director, medical assistant, ambulance driver, nurse, police, fire or ambulance dispatcher and many more!

North Central CTE Cooperative partners with SCILL (Starke County Initiative on Lifelong Learning) to offer this opportunity for students in the CTE Cooperative. 

Emergency
Medical Courses

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Course Description

Emergency Medical Services prepares students for a state certification which can lead to a career in Emergency Medical Services. This course is designed for student seeking to perform emergency medical care.  Theories, techniques, and operational aspects of pre-hospital care, within the scope and responsibility of emergency medical techniques will be covered in this course. 

Course Description

Ivy Tech Community College provides the opportunity for students to earn up to 15 dual credits, including:

 100        Intro to Health Careers

 101        Medical Terminology

 102         Essential Anatomy & Physiology

 104         CPR/Basic Life Support

PARM 102 Emergency Medical Technician

Certifications

  Students have an opportunity to receive EMT (Emergency Medical Technician) certification.