John W. Gates

Adjunct Faculty

Emergency Medical Technology

Fire Science/EMT

Classes Taught

Fall 2020

EMT104 Emergency Medical Technology 10 Credits
Designed as the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) lecture to prepare students for scope of practice and standard of care with comprehensive assessment, diagnostic technology, patient advocacy, ethical and professional behaviors, critical thinking, decision-making, and patient management of medical and trauma emergencies and non-emergencies. Prerequisites: Appropriate score on Reading placement test to demonstrate minimum tenth grade level reading, or completion of an Associate's degree or higher from an accredited institution.
Every student, no matter what level of education completed, must take the reading assessment test and attain a minimum score of 42 or better on the ASSET test or 83 or better on the COMPASS, or 249 or better on ACCUPLACER NexGen. If score is less than 249 on Accuplacer NexGen, student must meet with Program Director for an override. The tests are given at the MCC main campus at 1833 W. Southern Av., Mesa, Az., 480-461-7480. Testing is done Monday through Thursday from 8am to 7pm and Friday from 10am to 4pm. You will need to bring a copy of your results to turn in.

Special registration is required through the EMT/Fire Science Department; please visit www.mesacc.edu/departments/fire-science-emt to complete the registration form, view prerequisite courses, or contact the department.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
33657
Downtown Center
DTC 403
Hybrid
Lecture
08/20/2020 - 12/18/2020
TuTh
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM

Class Started

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students enrolled in EMT104 33657 must also enroll in EMT101 and EMT104LL .

Additional Notes: Every student, no matter what level of education completed, must take the reading assessment test and attain a minimum score of 42 or better on the ASSET test or 83 or better on the COMPASS, or 249 or better on ACCUPLACER NexGen. If score is less than 249 on Accuplacer NexGen, student must meet with Program Director for an override. The tests are given at the MCC main campus at 1833 W. Southern Av., Mesa, Az., 480-461-7480. Testing is done Monday through Thursday from 8am to 7pm and Friday from 10am to 4pm. You will need to bring a copy of your results to turn in.

Special registration is required through the EMT/Fire Science Department; please visit www.mesacc.edu/departments/fire-science-emt to complete the registration form, view prerequisite courses, or contact the department.

EMT104LL Emergency Medical Technology Practicum 2 Credits
Designed as the simulated Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) practicum in which the student synthesizes standard of care and scope of practice with comprehensive assessment and diagnostic technology, patient advocacy, ethical and professional behaviors, critical thinking, decision-making, and patient management of medical and trauma emergencies. Provides scenario based learning applied to the techniques of emergency medical care in accordance with national and state curriculum. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in EMT104 or permission of Instructor or Corequisites: EMT104.
Every student, no matter what level of education completed, must take the reading assessment test and attain a minimum score of 42 or better on the ASSET test or 83 or better on the COMPASS, or 249 or better on ACCUPLACER NexGen. If score is less than 249 on Accuplacer NexGen, student must meet with Program Director for an override. The tests are given at the MCC main campus at 1833 W. Southern Av., Mesa, Az., 480-461-7480. Testing is done Monday through Thursday from 8am to 7pm and Friday from 10am to 4pm. You will need to bring a copy of your results to turn in.

Special registration is required through the EMT/Fire Science Department; please visit www.mesacc.edu/departments/fire-science-emt to complete the registration form, view prerequisite courses, or contact the department.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
38695
Downtown Center
DTC
In Person
Lab
08/19/2020 - 12/18/2020
We
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Class Started

Notes: Students enrolled in EMT104 33657 must also enroll in EMT101 33667 and EMT104LL 38695.

Additional Notes: Every student, no matter what level of education completed, must take the reading assessment test and attain a minimum score of 42 or better on the ASSET test or 83 or better on the COMPASS, or 249 or better on ACCUPLACER NexGen. If score is less than 249 on Accuplacer NexGen, student must meet with Program Director for an override. The tests are given at the MCC main campus at 1833 W. Southern Av., Mesa, Az., 480-461-7480. Testing is done Monday through Thursday from 8am to 7pm and Friday from 10am to 4pm. You will need to bring a copy of your results to turn in.

Special registration is required through the EMT/Fire Science Department; please visit www.mesacc.edu/departments/fire-science-emt to complete the registration form, view prerequisite courses, or contact the department.

Spring 2021

EMT104 Emergency Medical Technology 10 Credits
Designed as the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) lecture to prepare students for scope of practice and standard of care with comprehensive assessment, diagnostic technology, patient advocacy, ethical and professional behaviors, critical thinking, decision-making, and patient management of medical and trauma emergencies and non-emergencies. Prerequisites: Appropriate score on Reading placement test to demonstrate minimum tenth grade level reading, or completion of an Associate's degree or higher from an accredited institution.
Every student, no matter what level of education completed, must take the reading assessment test and attain a minimum score of 42 or better on the ASSET test or 83 or better on the COMPASS, or 249 or better on ACCUPLACER NexGen. If score is less than 249 on Accuplacer NexGen, student must meet with Program Director for an override. The tests are given at the MCC main campus at 1833 W. Southern Av., Mesa, Az., 480-461-7480. Testing is done Monday through Thursday from 8am to 7pm and Friday from 10am to 4pm. You will need to bring a copy of your results to turn in.

Special registration is required through the EMT/Fire Science Department; please visit www.mesacc.edu/departments/fire-science-emt to complete the registration form, view prerequisite courses, or contact the department.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
32041
Red Mountain Campus
RDM M M200
LIVE ONLINE
In Person
Lecture
01/19/2021 - 05/14/2021
Th
Tu
9:00 AM - 11:40 AM
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM

Open

23 of 24
Seats Available

Additional Notes: The following must be provided at the time of registration for EMT104. If any documentation is incomplete you will not be given permission for registration.

You must be 18 years of age to test with NREMT for Certification. You must provide us with a copy of your current Drivers License or Birth Certificate with picture I.D.

You must be CPR certified by one of the following institutions and at the corresponding level. All training must meet the 2015 guidelines.

American Heart Association-Health Care provider
American Red Cross-Professional Rescuer
American Safety & Health Institute-CPR Pro
Green Cross or NSC-Professional Rescuer
Military Training Network-Meets AHA 2015 guidelines for Health Care Providers

You must provide a copy of your current certification card, both front and back sides. Certification must be maintained throughout the course and during National Registry testing.

Every student must take the reading assessment test and attain a minimum score of 22 on the ACT Reading test, or 83 on the COMPASS test, or 74 on the ACCUPLACER or an AIMS score of 720 or higher, Composite Score of min. of 93 on the PSAT, Composite Score min. of 930 on the SAT or an associate degree prior to enrolling.

The tests are given at the MCC main campus at 1833 W. Southern Ave., Mea, AZ, 480-461-7480. Testing is done Monday through Thursday from 8am to 7pm and Friday fro 10am to 4pm. Red Mountain Campus at 7110 McKellips Rd, Mesa AZ 85207, 480-654-7200. You will need to bring a copy of your results to turn in.

You must register for EMT104AB class at the same time you are registering for the EMT104 class. Must complete the class as a P/Z (Pass/Fail), attend the complete class, and meet all competencies.

EMT104LL Emergency Medical Technology Practicum 2 Credits
Designed as the simulated Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) practicum in which the student synthesizes standard of care and scope of practice with comprehensive assessment and diagnostic technology, patient advocacy, ethical and professional behaviors, critical thinking, decision-making, and patient management of medical and trauma emergencies. Provides scenario based learning applied to the techniques of emergency medical care in accordance with national and state curriculum. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in EMT104 or permission of Instructor or Corequisites: EMT104.
Every student, no matter what level of education completed, must take the reading assessment test and attain a minimum score of 42 or better on the ASSET test or 83 or better on the COMPASS, or 249 or better on ACCUPLACER NexGen. If score is less than 249 on Accuplacer NexGen, student must meet with Program Director for an override. The tests are given at the MCC main campus at 1833 W. Southern Av., Mesa, Az., 480-461-7480. Testing is done Monday through Thursday from 8am to 7pm and Friday from 10am to 4pm. You will need to bring a copy of your results to turn in.

Special registration is required through the EMT/Fire Science Department; please visit www.mesacc.edu/departments/fire-science-emt to complete the registration form, view prerequisite courses, or contact the department.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
37822
Red Mountain Campus
In Person
Lab
01/19/2021 - 05/14/2021
We
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Open

23 of 24
Seats Available

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