Spring 2010 Class Schedule (ARC)



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PMED 100    Emergency Medical Technician - Basic    5 Units

Same As: FT 200
Prerequisite: HEED 323 with a grade of "C" or better
Enrollment Limitation: Not open to students with a current EMT - Basic certificate.
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 72 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to provide instruction to the level of Emergency Medical Technician - Basic. Topics include skills necessary to provide emergency medical care at a basic life support level with a fire, ambulance, or other specialized service. This course is conducted in compliance with Title 22, Division 9, Chapter 2 of the California Code of Regulations and Emergency Medical Technician - Basic (EMT-I). A "C" or better is required for certification as Emergency Medical Technician - Basic. Field trips are required. This course may be taken four times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
T         09:00AM-01:05PM LEC C.Ryther             ARC MAIN CDC 140           
Th        09:00AM-01:05PM LAB E.Martin             ARC MAIN CDC 100         23269 
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Students must bring a copy of their CPR certification (Professional Rescuer/HealthCare Provider) to the first day of class.

Th        09:00AM-01:05PM LAB C.Ryther              TBA TBA                 26121 Textbook
Th        02:00PM-06:05PM LAB E.Martin             ARC MAIN CDC 100         26211 Textbook
Th        02:00PM-06:05PM LAB C.Elledge             TBA TBA                 26227 Textbook
Th        02:00PM-06:05PM LAB M.Swink               TBA TBA                 26227 Textbook
Th        02:00PM-06:05PM LAB R.Aldrich             TBA TBA                 26227 Textbook
Th        02:00PM-06:05PM LAB J.Andersen            TBA TBA                 26227 Textbook
Th        02:00PM-06:05PM LAB R.Hein                TBA TBA                 26227 Textbook
Th        02:00PM-06:05PM LAB E.Walder              TBA TBA                 26227 Textbook
Th        02:00PM-06:05PM LAB J.Chamness            TBA TBA                 26227 Textbook
Sa        08:00AM-12:05PM LEC R.Hein               ARC MAIN CDC 100           
Sa        08:00AM-12:05PM LEC C.Henderson          ARC MAIN CDC 100           
Sa        01:00PM-05:05PM LAB R.Hein               ARC MAIN CDC 140         23265 Textbook
Students must bring a copy of their CPR certification (Professional Rescuer/HealthCare Provider) to the first day of class.

Sa        01:00PM-05:05PM LAB R.Hein                TBA TBA                 26123 Textbook
Sa        01:00PM-05:05PM LAB C.Henderson           TBA TBA                 26123 Textbook
Sa        01:00PM-05:05PM LAB T.Maybee              TBA TBA                 26123 Textbook
Sa        01:00PM-05:05PM LAB G.Powell              TBA TBA                 26123 Textbook
Sa        01:00PM-05:05PM LAB R.Wolfley             TBA TBA                 26123 Textbook
Sa        01:00PM-05:05PM LAB R.Tateishi            TBA TBA                 26123 Textbook
Sa        01:00PM-05:05PM LAB D.Stewart             TBA TBA                 26123 Textbook
Sa        01:00PM-05:05PM LAB M.Schanzenbach        TBA TBA                 26123 Textbook
TBA       12:00AM-12:00AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                 26213 Textbook
TBA       12:00AM-12:00AM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                 26215 Textbook


PMED 103    EMT-Basic Introduction to Basic Life Support    3.5 Units

Prerequisite: HEED 323 with a grade of "C" or better
Enrollment Limitation: Background check, proof of current immunizations, and campus Health Center clearance.
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course provides preparation for Emergency Medical Technician - Basic (EMT-Basic) certification. It provides the skills necessary for emergency medical care at a basic life support level with an ambulance service, fire department or other specialized service. This course complies with Title 22, Division 9, Chapter 2 of the California Code of Regulations. The completion of PMED 103 and PMED 104 is equivalent to PMED 100. This course is not open to PMED 100 students. PMED 104 must be taken immediately after the successful completion of PMED 103 in consecutive semesters. This course is not open to students who are currently certified as an EMT-Basic.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 16-Mar 15
MW        09:00AM-12:20PM LEC E.Martin             ARC MAIN CDC 100           
W         12:30PM-04:00PM LAB E.Martin             ARC MAIN CDC 100         32465 
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W         12:30PM-04:00PM LAB C.Ryther              TBA TBA                 32466 Textbook


PMED 104    EMT-Basic Application of Basic Life Support    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: PMED 103 with a grade of "C" or better
Enrollment Limitation: A background check, proof of current immunizations and campus Health Center clearance are required. Current CPR certification at one of the following levels: Healthcare Provider, Professional Rescuer or equivalent.
Hours: 27 hours LEC ; 45 hours LAB
Description: This course provides preparation for Emergency Medical Technician - Basic (EMT-Basic) certification. It provides the skills necessary for emergency medical care at a basic life support level with an ambulance service, fire department or other specialized service. This course complies with Title 22, Division 9, Chapter 2 of the California Code of Regulations. The completion of PMED 103 and PMED 104 is equivalent to PMED 100. PMED 104 must be taken immediately after the successful completion of PMED 103 in consecutive semesters. This course is not open to students who are currently certified as an EMT-Basic.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Mar 16-May 13
M         09:00AM-12:20PM LEC C.Ryther             ARC MAIN CDC 100           
MW        12:30PM-03:30PM LAB E.Martin             ARC MAIN CDC 100         32461 
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MW        12:30PM-03:30PM LAB C.Ryther              TBA TBA                 32462 Textbook


PMED 105    Prehospital Calculations    .5 Units

Prerequisite: Current certification as an EMT-basic in the state of California, as required by Title 22.
Advisory: MATH 32.
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This course provides basic instruction in calculating medication dosages in the pre-hospital setting.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jan 16-Mar 15
TBA       TBA             LEC G.Goold              ARC MAIN Online          22373 
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This course does not have an on-campus orientation. The course will be available on the first day of instruction. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


PMED 110    Introduction to Advanced Prehospital Care    12 Units

Prerequisite: Acceptance into the Paramedic Program.
Hours: 144 hours LEC ; 216 hours LAB
Description: This course contains the didactic material and the related skills necessary to establish a foundation for subsequent prehospital assessment and management. Topics include anatomy and physiology, pharmacology, intravenous therapy, basic and advanced life support, electrocardiography, medical/surgical, pediatric, obstetrics, and psychiatric/geriatric problems. Crisis intervention, strategies, and medical legal concepts are also discussed.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
M         08:00AM-05:30PM LEC L.Welter             ARC MAIN CDC 140           
M         08:00AM-05:30PM LEC G.Goold              ARC MAIN CDC 140           
WF        09:00AM-03:45PM LAB G.Goold              ARC MAIN CDC 140         27555 
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WF        09:00AM-03:45PM LAB L.Welter             ARC MAIN CDC 140         27555 Textbook
WF        09:00AM-03:45PM LAB E.Martin              TBA TBA                 27557 Textbook
WF        09:00AM-03:45PM LAB C.Ryther              TBA TBA                 27557 Textbook
WF        09:00AM-03:45PM LAB G.Goold               TBA TBA                 27557 Textbook
WF        09:00AM-03:45PM LAB G.Goold               TBA TBA                 27559 Textbook
WF        09:00AM-03:45PM LAB G.Goold               TBA TBA                 33059 Textbook

Spring 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: May 17, 2010