Robert E. Gibbons

Adjunct Faculty

Health Sciences

Fire Science/EMT

Classes Taught

Fall 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
22154
Downtown Center
DTC 421
DTC 424
Hybrid
Lecture
08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021
MoWe
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.

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
24529
Downtown Center
DTC 421
DTC 424
In Person
Lab
08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021
Tu
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Class Started

PME288 Paramedicine Comprehensive Field Internship Practicum 5 Credits
Designed as the precepted Paramedicine field internship in which the student synthesizes standard of care and scope of practice with comprehensive assessment and diagnostic technology, patient advocacy, ethical and professional behavior, critical thinking, decision-making, and patient management of medical emergencies and trauma in the out-of-hospital setting.
Prerequisites: Admission into the Paramedic Education Program.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
37296
Downtown Center
DTC 407
Hybrid
Lecture/Lab
08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021

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.

Fall Flex Start 2021

EMT104AB Applied Practical Studies for Emergency Medical Technology 0.5 Credits
Simulation of actual emergency responses, with practical application of techniques and skills covered in EMT curricula. Scenario based learning applied to the techniques of emergency medical care in accordance with national and state curriculum. Practical application of anatomy, physiology, patient assessment, and treatment of medically or traumatically compromised patients, special hazards and medical operations. Also includes patient-assisted medication administration, semi-automatic external defibrillator and blood glucose monitoring. Students operate in outside, scenario based environments.
Prerequisites: None. Corequisites: EMT104.
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
24221
Downtown Center
DTC 421
DTC 424
In Person
Lab
11/12/2021 - 11/12/2021
Fr
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Open

9 of 24
Seats Available

22171
Downtown Center
DTC 421
DTC 424
In Person
Lab
11/13/2021 - 11/13/2021
Sa
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Open

10 of 24
Seats Available

22169
Downtown Center
TBA
In Person
Lab
11/19/2021 - 11/19/2021
Fr
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Open

1 of 24
Seats Available

22170
Downtown Center
DTC 421
DTC 424
In Person
Lab
11/20/2021 - 11/20/2021
Sa
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Open

2 of 24
Seats Available

22168
Downtown Center
DTC 421
DTC 424
In Person
Lab
12/03/2021 - 12/03/2021
Fr
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Open

5 of 24
Seats Available

23944
Downtown Center
DTC 421
DTC 424
In Person
Lab
12/04/2021 - 12/04/2021
Sa
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Open

6 of 24
Seats Available

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