ERIC Number: ED269606
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
EMS Student Handbook.
This student guide is one of a series of self-contained materials for students enrolled in an emergency medical services (EMS) training program. Discussed in the individual sections of the guide are the following topics: the purpose and history of EMS professionals; EMS training, certification and examinations (national and state certification and exams and general exam information); learning skills (effective listening and note taking, techniques for reading a textbook more effectively, and test taking); and national and Texas organizations for emergency medical technicians. Sample multiple-choice exam questions are appended to the guide. (MN)
Descriptors: Accidents, Allied Health Occupations Education, Emergency Medical Technicians, Emergency Squad Personnel, Evaluation Criteria, First Aid, Medical Services, Postsecondary Education, Reading Skills, Rescue, Secondary Education, Student Certification, Student Evaluation, Study Skills, Test Wiseness
Extension Instruction and Materials Center, P.O. Box 7218, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78713-7218 (Stock Number PS 219 S).
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin. Dept. of Occupational Education and Technology.
Authoring Institution: Texas Univ., Austin. Extension Instruction and Materials Center.
Note: For related documents, see CE 044 408-409.