2019-2020 Catalog Summer Update [Archived]

EMT 105 Medical First Responder

(Contact Hours: 4) The Medical First Responder (MFR) is the first level of responder to an emergency. The MFR course is a study of the topics and skills necessary to make life saving interventions and stabilize patients in an out of hospital environment while awaiting the arrival of more advanced care. Students who are successful in this course are eligible for Michigan Department of Health and Human Services licensing as an MFR via the National Registry of EMTs certification exam. PREREQUISITE: American Heart Association Basic Life Support certification is REQUIRED. Minimum benchmarks will be enforced.