Upon successful completion of the program, the participant will demonstrate the ability to comprehend, apply, and evaluate the clinical information relative to his role as an entry level Paramedic.
Upon successful completion of the program, the participant will demonstrate technical proficiency in all skills necessary to fulfill the role of the entry level Paramedic.
Upon successful completion of the program, the participant will demonstrate personal behaviors and attitudes consistent with the professional and employer expectations standards for entry level Paramedics, recognizing each patient as a unique and valued member of our society.
The Paramedic Program will incorporate a variety of teaching strategies and learning opportunities for participants including but not limited to lectures, skill training sessions, demonstrations, simulated patient scenarios, hospital clinical experience, field internship experience, and computer-enhanced opportunities. The purpose of the training program is to provide the participant with the necessary knowledge and skills to effectively function as a certified Paramedic.
This Paramedic training program is divided into eight (8) individual classes. Students are admitted to the program and begin classes each fall. The program, consisting of the following eight classes, takes approximately 21 months to complete.
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|EMTC0227 ||Paramedic Concepts I ||8 |
|EMTC0228 ||Paramedic Concepts II ||8 |
|EMTC0260 ||Paramedic Concepts - Medical Emergencies ||4 |
|EMTC0229 ||Paramedic Concepts III ||4 |
|EMTC0230 ||Paramedic Concepts IV ||4 |
|EMTC0245 ||Paramedic Hospital Practice ||5 |
|EMTC0255 ||Ambulance Internship ||5 |
|EMTC0256 ||Field Internship ||5 |
Due to Kansas Board of Emergency Medical Services requirements, no late enrollment is allowed and first day attendance is MANDATORY.
Entry to the Paramedic Program is by a selective admission process. Completed applications must be submitted by May 31st, 2016 for the class starting fall 2016 semester. Applications to the Paramedic Program may be downloaded here; or obtained from the EMT/Paramedic Program Director or EMS Lab Supervisor in the Flint Building, 2621 or sent to you by email.
Paramedic Program Application
Since the transferability of courses will vary depending on the specific four-year institution, it is strongly recommended that if students are intending to transfer to a four-year institution, they must consult with the transfer institution and with their respective KCKCC advisor before enrolling in order to determine the transferability of their courses. It is the student’s responsibility to follow the transfer requirements established by his/her transfer institution.