Course Catalog - EMT-Emergency Services

EMT-Emergency Services

Public Service Endorsement

PR: Prerequisite   |   CR: Credit for Course   |   SEM: Semesters   |   LC: Local Credit

(Brennan and Marshall LMS Only)

(It is recommended students follow the program of study sequence level 1-4 as outlined by TEA.)


Principles of Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security (9-10) #8550

Introduces students to professions in law enforcement, security, corrections, and fire and emergency management services. Students will examine the roles and responsibilities of police, courts, corrections, private security, and protective agencies of fire and emergency services.

SEM: 2 CR: 1


Disaster Response (10-12) #8562

Disaster Response includes basic training of students in disaster survival and rescue skills that would improve the ability of citizens to survive until responders or other assistance could arrive. Students will receive education, training, and volunteer service to make communities safer, stronger, and better prepared to respond to the threats of terrorism, crime, public health issues and disasters of all kinds.

SEM: 2 CR: 1


Anatomy and Physiology (11-12) #8380

Anatomy and Physiology H (11-12) #8379

Anatomy and Physiology D (11-12) #8376 (check campus for availability)

Students study the structure and function of the human body and the interaction of body systems for maintaining homeostasis. Students conduct laboratory and field investigations, use scientific methods during investigations, and make informed decisions using critical thinking and scientific problem solving. Students must meet the 40% laboratory and fieldwork requirement. 

PR: Biology & 2nd Science

SEM: 2 Science CR: 1


Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)- Basic (12) #8563

(Brennan and Marshall Only)

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)—Basic instructs students to meet and exceed standard knowledge needed to be a valid Emergency Medical Technician. The curriculum includes skills necessary for a student to provide entry level emergency medical care, life support, and ambulance service. The EMT—Basic course is an introductory course to concepts, knowledge, and skills needed by EMTs in the areas of communications, transportation, and recordkeeping. Students interested in working in public safety, including fire, police, and ambulance operators will be capable of performing the job expectations of an EMT safely and effectively after the completion of this course.

  • Certification Offered: Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)- Basic (NREMT)

PR: Biology

SEM: 2 CR: 2