The first semester of this pathway focuses on the foundations of the medical field. Students will learn medical terminology, body systems (including muscles and bones), and medical systems (including ethics and legal).
The second semester of this pathway exposes students to the skills and knowledge necessary to sit for and pass the National Registry EMT Certification Test. Students will not only dive into classroom skills and scenarios but will also ride along on an ambulance with a certified EMT.
Credits Per Semester: 1.5 units
EMT National Registry
CPR/AED/First Aid Certificate
Talk to your school counselor about attending CEC part-time for career classes.