Standard Practice for Training the Emergency Medical Technician (Basic)
|Publication Date:||1 September 2013|
|ICS Code (First aid):||11.160|
This practice covers a standard course for the training of the emergency medical technician which will prepare a person to perform those skills commonly required to render lifesaving aid at the scene of an emergency and during transportation to a definitive care facility.
It is not the intent of this practice to require that the curriculum be used exactly as presented, but only that the knowledge and skill objectives that are part of the curriculum be included in any course purporting to train an emergency medical technician. It is not the intent of this practice to limit the addition of knowledge and skill objectives as required by local conditions.