Emergency Vehicles & EMS Communication


This course examines the principles governing the maintenance of emergency vehicles and EMS communication equipment and is required for paramedic certification. Topics include applicable motor vehicle laws affecting emergency vehicle operation, defensive driving, collision avoidance techniques, communication systems, and information management systems. Upon completion, students should have a basic knowledge of emergency vehicles, maintenance, and communication needs.

  • Prerequisite:
    Enrollment in EMS program
  • Corequisite:
Class Hours 1
Lab Hours 3
Clinic, Coop, or Shop Hours
Credit Hours 2