EMERGENCY VEHICLE DRIVING SKILLS

  • Program: Emergency Medical Services
  • Course: Emergency Vehicle Driving Skills
  • Course #: EMSV1130
  • Total Credits: 1

Course Description

This course includes classroom and behind the wheel training for Emergency Medical Services personnel. The course includes basic and advanced driving skills and discussion of Code 3 driving. A driving range is used which includes straight-line braking, control braking, backing, and serpentine.

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:
Adapt to road and weather conditions
Adjust driving skills as needed
Be aware of your driving conditions
Demonstrate safe emergency driving practices

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
    18 years old, and valid driver`s license with good driving record
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park/Eden Prairie

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