PEDIATRIC EDUCATION FOR PREHOSPITAL PROVIDERS

  • Program: Emergency Medical Services
  • Course: Pediatric Education for Prehospital Providers
  • Course #: EMSV1070
  • Total Credits: 1

Course Description

This is a course designed for the healthcare provider which covers advanced pediatric assessment and skills. The students will use different assessment skills, and learn how to access, treat, and package the pediatric patient. The course will follow the Pediatric Education for Prehospital Provider (PEPP) standards Upon successful completion of the program, the students will receive certification as an PEPP provider.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Assess pediatric patient using appropriate assessment algorithm
Provide appropriate stabilization
Prepare patient for transport

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
    None
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park/Eden Prairie

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